A hot-button issue in the United States right now is whether or not to raise the minimum wage, with a subset of that being how it'll affect food stamps usage. In a really in-depth look, we take a look at some of the biggest factors affecting the relationship between food stamps and minimum wage, and what the smokescreens are that have been put in place.
The federal government has to deal with trillions of dollars going out to many sources, but some of them are pretty questionable.
In a subtle, slightly satirical way, New York Times writer Nicholas Kristof examines who's really on the leeching end of subsidies, and who they actually benefit.
The old and tired stereotypes of who's on food stamps need to go, especially when viewed in the light of who's actually on food stamps.
With eight states officially finding a way around the Heat and Eat closing of the new Farm Bill, the natural question that arises is whether or not this is okay to do, and why.
Sometimes, it helps to have numbers and figures in front of you before formulating an argument.