By Bryce Covert on November 5, 2013
The automatic reduction in food stamps is hitting vulnerable families at one of the toughest times of the year.
By Bryce Covert on October 30, 2013
The president of the American Enterprise Institute told conservatives that the safety net is "is one of the greatest achievements of our society."
By Alan Pyke on October 29, 2013
Public safety net programs helped Chelsey Hagy take care of herself and her family and advance her career.
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By Bryce Covert on October 29, 2013
The country's veterans face challenges in the job market and disproportionate homelessness, so they will be even more impacted by cuts.
By Scott Keyes on October 24, 2013
And the situation could soon get even worse.
By Alan Pyke on October 18, 2013
Food stamp cuts appear inevitable as the House and Senate move to conference on the farm bill.
By Alan Pyke on October 10, 2013
An expiring Recovery Act provision means increased hardship for food stamps recipients.
By Alan Pyke on September 25, 2013
A glowing 3,000-word profile of the conservative food stamps critic has lots of problems.
By Jack Jenkins, Guest Blogger on September 25, 2013
Conservative religious arguments against food stamps run afoul of faith leaders, scripture, and facts.
By Alan Pyke on September 20, 2013
Republicans approved cuts to food stamps on a 217-210 vote.