The latest news on food stamps
The data shows there is little waste, fraud or abuse in the food stamp program.
Senate bill cuts $4 billion, while House version cuts $20 billion by 2024.
Use of the program declined in only three states.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Newark Mayor Cory Booker said he and a Twitter follower will try living on food stamps for at least a week.
The USDA says average participation in food stamps has increased 70 percent over the last five years.
Congress shouldn't pass a Farm Bill that puts the rich over the middle class.
Getting food stamps into farmers' markets can boost the poor, but it can also be a costly undertaking.
Both House and Senate versions of the farm bill cut billions from food stamps.
A new audit shows states made errors in the stimulus food assistance program.
Proponents says legislation streamlines programs, closes loopholes. It also cuts food assistance.