Normally food banks distribute donated food to the hungry. But Rochester, NY food bank Foodlink is going beyond that to provide jobs to boost the local economy.
Some 55 percent of families with kids on SNAP have jobs — they just don't earn enough to live on.
With both houses of Congress and the White House in Republican hands, it is unclear how lawmakers plan to shape a new bill.
As the White House ramps up for a profound transition in January, many questions remain about the fate of food and agriculture legislation under new leadership.
In Kentucky, there soon may be a new way to pay for your KFC Double Down: food stamps.
As heated debate over the repercussions of the 2008 Farm Bill wind down, discussion has already started about the next iteration.
With millions of Americans out of a job, more than 36 million people are currently on food stamps.