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Trump wants to replace food stamps with 'Blue Apron-type program'

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President Donald Trump's administration wants to drastically scale back the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, also known as food stamps, and replace with a "food box" delivery program similar to Blue Apron, said Mick Mulvaney, Trump's budget director.
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Let Them Eat Cake: Trump Wants To Replace Food Stamps With Food Boxes

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Trump is the Marie Antoinette of 2018. Never heard of her? She was the last Queen of France before the French Revolution and allegedly said “Let them eat cake until they all starve!” as the people of France were starving. Marie even wore flour on her wigs while many French people went without bread. In addition, her spending, which reportedly emptied France's treasury, helped to spark the French Revolution. Well, with Trump's latest stunt, he is basically telling the poor people of America to eat cake while he dons that cheap wig. Trump and Antoinette are two peas in a privileged...
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Trump's Budget Would Partly Replace Food Stamp Benefits With Canned Goods

Trump's Budget Would Partly Replace Food Stamp Benefits With Canned Goods

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The proposal is unlikely to get off the ground.
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Sonny Perdue defends Trump plan to shift from food stamps to ‘CARE' packages for poor

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If the Trump administration gets its way, former Georgia governor and current Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue could oversee the transformation of the nation's food stamp program - away from redeemable coupons to a system in which boxes of American-grown food are shipped directly to poor families.
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Trump's Plan: Deliver Food Boxes Instead of Food Stamps

Trump's Plan: Deliver Food Boxes Instead of Food Stamps

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Trump administration members are hailing their newest idea as a "bold" approach that would save the government billions and feed more than 38 million people in low-income households, but critics are calling it an approach that's "prone to failure." President Trump's 2019 budget plan was released Monday, and in it...
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Trump Announces Tough New Sanctions on N. Korea

Trump Announces Tough New Sanctions on N. Korea

The Trump administration is hitting more than 50 vessels, shipping companies, and trade businesses with sanctions in the latest bid to turn up the pressure on North Korea over... Read more ...

Trump jokes about his hair during speech: 'I try like hell to hide that bald...

Trump jokes about his hair during speech: 'I try like hell to hide that bald spot'

President Donald Trump joked about his infamous hair during a speech on the Conservative Political Actions Conference on Friday. "I try like hell to hide the bald spot, folks... Read more ...

Here are all the brands that have cut ties with the NRA following...

Here are all the brands that have cut ties with the NRA following gun-control activists' boycotts

Gun-control activists are calling for companies to cut ties with the NRA. The NRA has partnerships with companies that offer members special deals, such as discounts on car... Read more ...

Russian oligarch indicted by Mueller reportedly told Putin before...

Russian oligarch indicted by Mueller reportedly told Putin before mercenaries in Syria attacked US forces

Yevgeniy Prigozhin, a Russian oligarch who was indicted by Robert Mueller for his alleged role in information warfare against the US, reportedly told Kremlin and Syrian... Read more ...

North Korea's Winter Olympics cheer squad are being forced into sexual...

North Korea's Winter Olympics cheer squad are being forced into sexual slavery, according to a defector

North Korea's cheer squad has captured the imaginations of thousands of spectators at the Winter Olympics. But a defector from Jim Jong Un's regime said there's a dark... Read more ...

Trump slams 'coward' Florida deputy who 'didn't have the courage' to...

Trump slams 'coward' Florida deputy who 'didn't have the courage' to confront school shooter

President Donald Trump on Friday said the Florida deputy who didn't confront a gunman during a mass shooting last week "certainly did a poor job." The deputy, Scot Peterson... Read more ...

Two major hotel chains have cut ties with the NRA - and as boycotts loom...

Two major hotel chains have cut ties with the NRA - and as boycotts loom, they want everyone to know

Best Western and Wyndham Hotels ended their relationships with the NRA - though, apparently not in direct response to the Parkland, Florida shooting. Gun control activists are... Read more ...

As Ivanka Arrives in S. Korea, One Big Question Lingers

As Ivanka Arrives in S. Korea, One Big Question Lingers

Ivanka Trump received a red-carpet welcome as she arrived in South Korea on Friday for a trip with two main official components: She dines with South Korean President Moon... Read more ...

73 years ago a war photographer snapped the most iconic image of WWII...

73 years ago a war photographer snapped the most iconic image of WWII - here's the incredible story of the battle behind the photo

The Battle of Iwo Jima holds a special place in the history of the United States. Remembered for the iconic photo that AP photographer Joe Rosenthal took of US Marines raising... Read more ...

Trump bashes El Salvador, demands Mexico help more with removing MS-13 gang...

Trump bashes El Salvador, demands Mexico help more with removing MS-13 gang members from the US

President Donald Trump has bashed El Salvador as unhelpful and demanded Mexico do more to help the US rid itself of MS-13 gang members. On Thursday, Trump threatened to... Read more ...