The Agriculture Department proposes adding tougher work requirements.
Convenience stores and small groceries find themselves in the crosshairs; one New York grocer is losing over 35 percent of his business.
Immigrants who receive Medicaid benefits, food stamps, housing vouchers and other forms of public assistance are at risk under a newly published proposal.
Jennifer Warren forced rehab clients in North Carolina to work more than 80 hours a week without pay.
Trumponomics is a thin veneer of an excuse for giving America’s rich, such as billionaire Carl Icahn, whatever they want, while sticking it to everyone else. (At left, a drawing of Icahn.)
The journey of the retiring speaker of the House may be tragic, but he bears great responsibility for the trouble he and the Republican Party face.
If a plan allowing states to require certain food stamp recipients to undergo drug testing comes to fruition, it will be a win for conservatives seeking ways to curb the safety net program.
Critics say a proposal to replace the food stamp program with deliveries of food would punish the poor.
The company routinely pays wages barely above the poverty line, while using intrusive surveillance systems to monitor the workforce and measure if targets were met.
Whenever bad news registers in this part of Appalachia, the president isn't blamed—because the allegiance of those here is as much emotional as it is economic.