Should Republicans Cut Food Stamps?
The 1,000-page "farm bill" being debated in the Senate is somewhat of a misnomer. Four of every five dollars in it — roughly $80 billion a year — goes for grocery bills for one of every seven Americans through food stamps.
Republicans say Congress could cut the cost $2 billion a year by just closing a pair of loopholes that some states use to award benefits to people who otherwise might not qualify.
Read More: http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-250_162-57455799/republicans-seek...
See Votes by State
News & Politics