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  • Today is all about fighting over food stamps. [scald=44360:kl_image_original_context ... of news to report from the first day of Farm Bill 2013 debates proper, so let's get right into it: The Veto Awaits Even ... with is the bill's attempt to drastically cut the food stamp, or SNAP, program. Said a White House spokesperson: "[This] bill ...
  • ... fever pitch, a new battle pitted between minimum wage fast food workers and their billionaire CEOs grew further and wider than anyone ... California's distilleries finally allowed tasting rooms. Living in the bastion of liberalism that is Los Angeles, it's easy to forget ...
  • ... competitor, raising questions about the safety of our food . [scald=61659:kl_image_original_context ... that come to mind when we think about multi-billion dollar food corporations. But while they all have pretty big control on their ... of food . They brought in a revenue of $44 billion in 2013 . (To compare, McDonald's brought in $28 billion.) They're huge, in other ...
  • ... authority, and sales of anything he deems a "super food " inevitably skyrocket. But, as has been documented elsewhere, the ...
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  • As the GOP continues their war on food stamp recipients, it's worth remembering who exactly they're hurting. ... pothead surfer in Venice just trolling the boardwalk and living life, brah. Or maybe that loner addict living under the bridge who ... million was spent by the military on food stamps in 2013 . That's up from $98.8 million in 2012, which is up from $87.8 million in ...
  • Though some food -related programs will still be reduced. ... by usdagov While working in the world of food news is certainly not the grittiest of media jobs around -- nowhere near ... like the Human Society, and looking at the latest food -based scientific studies, most of which generally have the same message: ...
  • ... Commons License   When I spoke to food worker rights activist and author Saru Jayaraman following the last round of fast food strikes in August, there was a hint of escalation at the end of the ... the current minimum wage and nearly $4 over the current " living wage for one adult" standard in costly L.A. county -- it's not as if ...

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