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Michigan to enforce work requirements for certain food stamp recipients

MICHIGAN — Michigan will start enforcing work requirements for certain food stamp recipients.

Some people that receive food stamps will have to begin working or performing community service to continue receiving benefits. 65 more words

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Michigan Reinstates Work Requirements For Food Stamps

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FLINT, Mich. (CNN/CBS) — Many people on food assistance now have to work to eat in Michigan as the state tightened the rules for assistance for certain able-bodied adults. 266 more words

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Michigan now requires 'able-bodied' food-stamp recipients to work

New requirements imposed Monday by the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services will require most residents between 18 and 49 years old to work in order to continue receiving food stamps. 104 more words

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Michigan Begins Enforcing Work Requirements for Food Stamps

ㅤ"Michigan’s Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is beginning to enforce federal work requirements mandating all able-bodied adults to work 20 hours a week to receive food stamps after three months."

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Politics

USDA says Illinois over-issued food stamps, may face significant fines

SPRINGFIELD, (Illinois News Network) — Illinois has been warned by federal authorities that the state has significantly over-issued federal food assistance to individuals who didn’t qualify and may face a large fine as a result. 584 more words

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Unlimited fruits and veggies, breakfast, and after-school supper. These Vermont schools serve it all — for free. No matter what, all students in Burlington, Vermont, get breakfast, even in the hallway if they’re running late to class.

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Conscious Living

Do Food Stamps Reduce Corporate Labor Costs?

The food stamp program actually tends to raise wage rates by giving workers more bargaining power.

On a recent segment of his popular Fox News…

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