Feds Reconsider Effort To Push People Onto Food Stamps

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Protesters hold replicas of food stamps (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

‘Persuasive practices constitute coercing or pressuring an individual to apply’

Women Stole $253K From Program Designed To Feed Children

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
SAN FRANCISCO - JUNE 23:  A donation bin sits near shelves with canned foods at the San Francisco Food Bank June 23, 2008 in San Francisco, California. With schools breaking for summer vacation and food costs skyrocketing, food banks are bracing for a record number of cash strapped families seeking meals as children will not be getting free meals from school during the summer break. Food banks across the U.S. are seeking increased donations as they face major shortages in food donations from manufacturers and wholesalers and a decrease in federal funding, while the demand for food handouts are increasing.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Warren and Young both shared in the proceeds from these inflated claims’

REPORT: Welfare Fails When Recipients Aren't Required To Work

Business | Connor D. Wolf
October 18, 2015 - A homeless man sleeping on the streets is surrounded by bags of food and snacks dropped by runners. (Todd Korol/Toronto Star via Getty Images)
'It punishes work and, as a direct result, it robs Americans of a better future'

$94K Food Stamp Scheme Lands This Couple In Jail

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 01: A worker stocks shelves with canned goods at the SF-Marin Food Bank on May 1, 2014 in San Francisco, California. Food banks are bracing for higher food costs and an increased demand for food from the needy as food prices are skyrocketing due to a reduction in food stamps and drought conditions in several states. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Anyone who lies to obtain public benefits is stealing from the taxpayers of Arizona’

Another State Lifts Food Stamp Ban For Drug Convicts

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 01: A worker stocks shelves with canned goods at the SF-Marin Food Bank on May 1, 2014 in San Francisco, California. Food banks are bracing for higher food costs and an increased demand for food from the needy as food prices are skyrocketing due to a reduction in food stamps and drought conditions in several states. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Should ex-cons with drug charges be granted access to food stamps?

Posted: Navy's 'Great Green Fleet' Runs On 90% Diesel

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
The Navy's unmanned X-47B aircraft receives fuel from an Omega K-707 tanker plane while operating in the Atlantic Test Ranges over the Chesapeake Bay, Maryland April 22, 2015. This test marked the first time an unmanned aircraft refueled in flight. Picture taken on April 22, 2015. REUTERS/Liz Wolter/U.S. Navy photo/Handout

When the Navy first tested 20,055 gallons of biofuels in 2012, it spent up to $424 per gallon

New York Counties Try To Sidestep Food Stamp Requirements

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 11: Harlem residents choose free groceries at the Food Bank For New York City on December 11, 2013 in New York City. The food bank distributes dry, canned and fresh food to needy residents and works with community based member programs to provide some 400,000 free meals per day throughout the city. Need increased in November when 47 million low-income people nationwide saw their food stamps cut as the federal SNAP program expired. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Otherwise 46,000 residents are in for a shock

The Big Way Jeb Bush Wants To Reform The Welfare System

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Jeb Bush at Milwaukee debate Getty Images/Scott Olson

‘I know that giving states more flexibility will open the door for transformative ideas to eliminate poverty’

The Government Does Not Approve Of The Ron Swanson Diet

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
Photo illustration of bacon is fried up in a pan in a kitchen in Golden

Men are eating TOO MUCH meat

NC Food Stamp Recipients Will Soon Need A Job

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
The Food stamp protesters (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
North Carolina food stamp recipients in 23 counties have just three months to find a job.

Chris Christie Seeks Big Food Stamp Reforms

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Chris Christie: Obama Is A 'Feckless Weakling' [screen shot CNN]

Should New Jersey reinstate their food stamp work requirements?

Time's Up To Find A Job For Louisiana Food Stamp Recipients

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
NEW YORK - OCTOBER 07: A sign in a market window advertises the acceptance of food stamps (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

‘Engaging in work activities is a key step in that transition’

Congressman Warns Of Gross Food Stamp Balances In Ohio

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 11: Harlem residents choose free groceries at the Food Bank For New York City on December 11, 2013 in New York City. The food bank distributes dry, canned and fresh food to needy residents and works with community based member programs to provide some 400,000 free meals per day throughout the city. Need increased in November when 47 million low-income people nationwide saw their food stamps cut as the federal SNAP program expired. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘It raises a big question about oversight’

This Dem Governor-Elect Wants To Upend Food Stamp Work Requirements

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
Packs of Barilla pasta are seen in a supermarket in Rome September 27, 2013. REUTERS/Tony Gentile

‘I believe that we should do everything possible to assist those that are able to return to gainful employment’

Maine And Feds At Odds Over Food Stamps

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
The Food stamp protesters (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

‘It is difficult given some of their antagonistic behavior towards me’

Gov't Spent $2.6 Million On 'Drought Sculptures' AND $210K On Solar-Powered Beer

Daily Caller News Foundation | Michael Bastasch
U.S. President Barack Obama takes part in the APEC CEO Summit in Manila

This year’s ‘Waste Book’ details how federal agencies wasted billions of taxpayers dollars

Smoking Is The Tax-Paid Gift That Keeps On Giving

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
A model smokes a cigarette backstage. REUTERS/Paolo Bona

‘Wastebook’ finds $119M in federal smoking subsidies.

Will Haggis Finally Be Legal In The USA?

Business | Christopher Bedford
Pipers from the Edinburgh Military Tattoo Massed Pipes and Drums. REUTERS/David Moir/

‘The problem with haggis is it’s misunderstood’

Protesters Predict 'Starvation' If Food Stamp Recipients Have To Work

Daily Caller News Foundation | Connor D. Wolf
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 11: Harlem residents choose free groceries at the Food Bank For New York City on December 11, 2013 in New York City. The food bank distributes dry, canned and fresh food to needy residents and works with community based member programs to provide some 400,000 free meals per day throughout the city. Need increased in November when 47 million low-income people nationwide saw their food stamps cut as the federal SNAP program expired. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘For many, food stamps stand between subsistence and starvation’

The Department Of The Interior's Blueprint For Harming The Sage Grouse

Opinion | Brian Seasholes
U.S. Bureau of Land Management photo of sage grouse

Why do the feds want to discourage private landowners from helping conservation efforts?