A new study shows stores in neighborhoods with high SNAP enrollment are four times as likely to advertise or display sugary drinks during the days payments are disbursed.
One-third of Amazon employees in Arizona need food stamps to feed themselves.
We recently obtained data on SNAP employers from six states and found that thousands of people who work in fast-food and retail jobs don’t make enough money to buy groceries.
SNAP gets a haircut in this version.
Conservative leaders have long pushed to make drug-testing a prerequisite for social welfare programs, including SNAP. They may finally get their wish.
Drug testing, work requirements, healthy food: Some of the new rules are legal. Some require a waiver. And in one case, Governor Scott Walker seems to be flouting federal law entirely.
USDA’s “Harvest Box” program is supposed to save the government billions. Does it solve a funding problem, or create a whole new set of them?