Food Stamps Welfare Reform Markup

Committee members reviewed a bill making changes in the federal food stamp program in a process called a mark up. As drafted, the bill… read more

Committee members reviewed a bill making changes in the federal food stamp program in a process called a mark up. As drafted, the bill capped overall federal spending on food stamps, controls increases in benefits, required some recipients to work, and aimed to lower food stamp fraud. Republicans say they hoped to save up to $16 billion over the next 5 years by making changes in the program. Food stamp coupons were then used by about 27 million persons each month. close

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Food Stamps Welfare Reform Markup

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Program ID:
63743-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 07, 1995 | 1:45pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Mar 11, 1995 | 4:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Mar 07, 1995 | 1:45pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 07, 1995 | 10:28pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 08, 1995 | 2:36am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 09, 1995 | 12:54am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 09, 1995 | 7:42am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 11, 1995 | 4:59pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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