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