Wolf Administration Announces SNAP Expansion For College StudentsSome college students can now receive food assistance through SNAP.
West Virginia Residents Warned About Food Stamp Phone ScamWest Virginia residents are being warned about a telephone scam involving food stamps.
Pa. Trying To Curb Impact Of New Trump Administration Food Stamp RulesFrom Hawaii to Pennsylvania, states are scrambling to curb the impact of a new Trump administration rule that could cause nearly 700,000 people to lose food stamp benefits.
New Trump Rules Could Get 60,000 Pennsylvanians Off Food StampsThe Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) provides food stamps to 40 million people.
Trump Proposal May Force West Virginia Students To Become Ineligible For Free School LunchesWest Virginia education officials are warning that many students could become ineligible for free school lunches under a new Trump administration proposal that's expected to reduce the number of people who get food stamps.
Gov. Tom Wolf Warns 200K Jeopardized By President Trump's Food Stamps MoveGov. Tom Wolf is warning that food stamp benefits for about 200,000 people are jeopardized by a Trump administration move to stop allowing states to exceed federal income eligibility thresholds.
Trump Administration Wants To Cut Back On Food Stamps For Able-Bodied WorkersThe Trump administration is considering tightening work requirements for Americans on food stamps that could eliminate 750,000 Americans from the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program or SNAP.
Ohio Strip Club Closed After Food Stamps Are Used To Buy Lap Dances, DrugsThe Ohio Liquor Control Commission revoked the liquor permit of an adult entertainment bar after investigators used food stamps to buy drugs and lap dances.
W. Va. Governor OKs Bill Requiring Work For Food Stamps
West Virginia Senate Approves Work Requirement For Food StampsThe West Virginia Senate has voted 27-6 to impose the federal 20-hour weekly work requirement for many food stamp recipients statewide.
White House Wants To Deliver Food To The Poor, Blue Apron-StyleThink of it as Blue Apron for food stamp recipients.
Trump's Proposed Food Stamp Changes, Including Work Requirement, Elicits ProtestsIt’s called the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, but most call it food stamps, and the Trump Administration is proposing changes.
Caregiver Accused Of Stealing From Blind WomanA Sheraden woman is facing charges, accused of stealing hundreds of dollars from a blind woman she supposed to be caring for.
DPW: Man Didn't Declare Gas Royalties For WelfareThe state Department of Public Welfare says a western Pennsylvania man didn't declare $206,000 in natural gas royalties he received last year when he filled out a form to receive food stamps and help with his heating bill.
Food Stamp Cutbacks Have Local Families StrugglingThere is 94,000 square feet of warehouse space at the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank and 27,000,000 pounds of food go in and out of here yearly. Starting Friday, those supplies are going to go out much faster with the cut in food stamp benefits.