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In this Jan. 29, 2016 photo, Terry Work stands outside a store that accepts food stamps in Bon Aqua, Tenn. Work's 27-year-old deaf son recently was denied disability payments, meaning he is considered able-bodied. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)

Over 1 million face loss of food aid over work requirements

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — More than 1 million low-income residents in 21…

 

Rich Pedroncelli/2010 AP file photoFour San Francisco residents face charges of defrauding food stamps by buying recipients electronic benefit cards and charging false food purchases on them for reimbursement.

Four San Francisco residents charged with defrauding food stamps program

The District Attorney’s Office has charged four San Francisco residents with defrauding…

 

AP Photo/Eric RisbergThis photo taken Jan. 8

Doctors say cutting food stamps could backfire

Doctors are warning that if Congress cuts food stamps, the federal government…

 

Cindy Chew/2005 S.F. Examiner file photoDespite a turnaround in public opinion

San Francisco officials worry that city's hungriest are being left behind

San Francisco has climbed out of the economic downturn with a prosperous…

Cindy Chew/2005 S.F. Examiner file photoDespite a turnaround in public opinion