Gwyneth Paltrow Deserves Kudos for Food Stamp Nutrition Difficulty

Gwyneth Paltrow Deserves Kudos for Food Stamp Nutrition Difficulty

Gwyneth Paltrow is usually annoying in her lack of reality for normal people, particularly the prices of things on her GOOP site. However, she deserves kudos for doing something few people have done – Gwyneth Paltrow got people talking about the difficulty someone who must live on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program(SNAP or, formerly, food stamps) […]

Food Stamps: Eating Healthy on a Budget

Food Stamps: Eating Healthy on a Budget

Food Stamp eligibility rests on three crucial facts: family size, amount of monthly income, and a recorded 20 hours minimum of employment. With the current decline of the economy and the unemployment rate soaring across the country, the reality of seeking extra help through food stamps every month has become increasingly more common. College students, […]

Food Stamps Loophole Creates Congressional Showdown

Food Stamps Loophole Creates Congressional Showdown

Earlier this year, Congress passed the Farm Bill, which included $8 billion in cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), commonly known as the Food Stamps Program. But a growing number of states are taking advantage of a loophole that could, in effect, restore the spending cut, and result in a showdown with congressional […]

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