Federal Stimulus Package

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Senator Casey Pushes Legislation To Maintain Additional SNAP Benefits

The federal stimulus package that increased funding for food stamps since the financial collapse in 2009, expired Friday. But Pennsylvania U-S Senator Bob Casey is pushing to extend the increased funding levels for another year.


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Cuts In Federal Food Assistance Start Friday; More Cuts On The Horizon

Jay, his wife, and their baby receive $180 per month in “SNAP” benefits, but that is about to drop to $150 per month.



Vice President Biden In Philadelphia, Praises Federal Stimulus

Vice President Biden was in Philadelphia, Tuesday, to praise hundreds of government investigators and auditors who’ve been keeping tabs on federal stimulus dollars.

KYW Newsradio 1060–11/17/2010