More Food Stamps Articles

  • Va. gets federal bonus for food stamp program

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia is getting a bonus from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for its performance using the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. Gov. Terry McAuliffe said Friday that the Virginia Department of Social Services is getting $1.7 million. Each year the USDA...

  • Florida gets bonus in food stamp program

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida is getting a $7 million bonus from the federal government over how the state is running its food stamp program. The Department of Children and Families announced on Thursday that the federal government has awarded the state a bonus for the seventh year in a...



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