Ag chair says she's open to more food stamp cuts

Dec 5, 2012 Full story: The Kansas City Star

The Democratic chairwoman of the Senate Agriculture Committee says she is willing to consider higher cuts to the food stamp program in an effort to include a massive five-year farm bill in negotiations on the so-called fiscal cliff.Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., said that cuts to the food stamp program beyond the $4 billion over 10 years included ... (more)

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abe

Houston, TX

#1 Dec 6, 2012
always cut the poor not the top where the money is.

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