Obama Cuts Food Stamps By $2.2 Billion: Cuts Education Assistance By $100 Billion, & Cuts Energy Assistance By $3.3 Billion. Unemployment & Foreclosures Soar!
The Democratic-controlled 2010 Congress voted to strip $11.9 billion in long-term food stamp financing in a Peter-to-Paul stunt to pay for emergency aid for state budgets. And the Senate has been aiming to cut another $2.2 billion in stamps to finance child nutrition reform.
New York Times