The U.S. House of Representatives passed a new Farm Bill , which cuts SNAP benefits and farm subsidies. But these reductions aren't bad things for Hoosiers.
The Indiana Family and Social Services Administration has informed food stamp recipients of schedule changes starting in January.
About 900,000 Hoosiers saw reductions to their food stamp benefits earlier this month.
Food stamp recipients have been unable to fill out proof-of-eligibility forms online for two weeks because of a problem with the site.
Hoosiers are seeing a reduction in food stamp benefits because the federal stimulus dollars that were boosting the program have run out.
More than half of the nation’s fast food workers use public aid programs to support their families according to a new labor study released Tuesday.
Governor Pence announced today the state will fund food stamp and welfare recipients through the government shutdown.
Beginning Nov. 1, Indiana residents using Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits will lose funding.
Rep. Marlin Stutzman is no longer an assistant whip because he advocated for splitting the Farm Bill into an agricultural and a food stamp bill.
While Sen. Dan Coats supports the legislation that came out of the House of Representatives, Sen. Joe Donnelly does not think it will pass the Senate.