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Older, traditional food stamps later replaced by EBT (Electronic Benefits Transfer) cards (credit: File/Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Activists Fight To Keep Food Stamp Funding

Anti-hunger activists launched a statewide campaign urging Sen. Charles Schumer to vote against any farm bill that includes cuts to the food stamp program.

12/15/2013

Sen. Charles Schumer (file / credit: Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Schumer: Lawmakers Must Act To Prevent Massive Potential Increase Of Milk Prices

If the measure is not renewed, Schumer said economists estimate milk prices could double in New York by January 1st.

09/30/2012