The legislation, which is now in the Senate's court, would install a three-strikes rule for failing to meet the work requirements for receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, benefits, which helps poor families buy groceries. The average benefit is $119.61 per month, according to a bill analysis. … [Read more...] about House measure that could cut number receiving SNAP benefits heads to Senate
“A part of any investigation includes determining the best course of action once the facts of the matter have been ascertained. This is not a situation that is easy, nor do we feel it is a measure that can be taken lightly,” Gee reportedly said, adding that the district was taking steps to ensure “this type of action could not be repeated." … [Read more...] about Teacher Feeds Puppy To Snapping Turtle As Students Watch, Sparks Outrage
"It will save us $20 billion as we get people out of welfare and into the workforce. Not only will it save us $20 billion, but they will be contributing to the GDP, paying taxes, taking care of their families and going up the wage ladder over time, so that's the win." … [Read more...] about Rep. Dave Brat: Farm Bill Saves $20B From SNAP, Doesn’t Cut Benefits
Analysis: Douglas was active for this game, but obviously not yet ready to play, as he was only used on two snaps, one of which Saquon Barkley blew right by him. With the Eagles' top five corners out, the practice squaders did an admirable job keeping it together, but obviously, the Eagles can use Jalen Mills back as soon as possible. The second part of that last sentence is something I didn't think I'd ever type. … [Read more...] about Eagles snap count analysis: Week 12 vs. Giants
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