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By Staff On Wednesday, December 4th, 2019
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Pennsylvania officials blast Trump Administration cuts to food assistance

Jonathan Weiss | Shutterstock.com Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf and Department of Human Services (DHS) Secretary Teresa Miller today spoke out against a rule released by the Trump Administration that limits states’ More...

By Staff On Monday, July 29th, 2019
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Pennsylvania officials say federal food stamp change would punish working families

Pennsylvania officials on Monday criticized a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) proposal to tighten eligibility rules for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, commonly called “SNAP.” The More...

By Staff On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Pennsylvania measure sparks debate over work requirements for food stamps

Jonathan Weiss | Shutterstock.com By Dave Lemery | Watchdog.org Work requirements tied to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program were introduced at the federal level in the 1990s, with the caveat that states More...