articles tagged "food stamps"

WI Lawmakers Punish the Poor

Monday, 11 November 2013 | buzz

Wisconsin Council on Children and Families has been tracking Wisconsin’s budget since 1881. When we last spoke with them, the Legislature had just wrapped up the budget. Since then, the Legislature has been busy with a full plate of legislation. Jonathan Peacock joined Monday Buzz host Brian Standing on Monday, November 11 to update us on the state of the legislative session. more »

Assembly 110 Food Stamps Bill limiting Options For The Poor

Thursday, 9 May 2013 | buzz
The Atlantic

      Joining the 8 O’Clock Buzz on Thursday, May 9th, 2013, to speak with Tony Casteneda, was Kelly Albrecht. Albrecht spoke with Casteneda about the Food Stamps Bill, Assembly 110 that is supposedly designed to address people taking advantage of the benefits. In actuality, Albrecht argues, the bill is just hurting those members of society who need the benefits the most.     more »

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