Food Stamps

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Rendell Visits Harrisburg To Ask Corbett To Change Food Stamp Policy

A year after leaving office, former Governor Ed Rendell returned to the state capitol to take his successor to task over a pending change in policy on food stamp benefits.


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Anti-Hunger Groups Oppose Asset Test For Pennsylvania Food Stamp Recipients

The Pennsylvania Welfare Department has confounded anti-hunger groups by reinstating an asset test for recipients of food stamps.


Stigall Show Log 1.10.12

Chris previews today’s New Hampshire Primary and reviews the slew of attacks now being directed at Mitt Romney. He talks to Rich Zeoli about the death of New Jersey Assemblyman Alex Degroce as well as the Mayor’s Transportation Chief of Staff Andrew Stober and Aviation Consultant Robert Mann about a proposed expansion of the Philadelphia International Airport.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–01/10/2012


Thousands Line Up In Philadelphia For Food Stamps

Thousands of Philadelphia residents gathered in long lines, citywide, waiting hours outside of 12 County Assistance Offices, hoping to apply for relief following Hurricane Irene.


Some Pennsylvania Lawmakers Seek To Cut Benefit to Illegal Immigrants

The Pennsylvania Senate this week passed and sent to the House a pair of bills intended to cut off benefits to illegal aliens in Pennsylvania.