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States To Test Ways To Send Food Stamp Recipients To Work

New federal grants will help 10 states test programs to help food stamp recipients find jobs, from using career coaches to quicker training courses to mental health assistance.

03/20/2015

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SNAP Benefits: Some Md. Lawmakers Push To Prevent Food Stamp Cuts

Some Maryland lawmakers are using Thanksgiving holiday week to turn attention to proposed cuts in the nation’s food stamp program.

11/25/2013

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Baltimore Officials Work To Help Those Affected By Food Stamp Cuts

Deep cuts to the federal food stamp program this week will put a strain on thousands of families statewide. But in Baltimore, city leaders are stepping in with a new way to cover some of the shortfall.

11/02/2013