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US Rep. Kathy Castor blasts Republican colleagues for proposal to cut more than $20 billion from Food Stamp program listen

06/17/13 Janelle Irwin
WMNF Drive-Time News Monday
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A House version of the federal Farm Bill would cut more than $20 billion from programs that provide food assistance to low-income families and some individuals. Tampa Bay area member of Congress Kathy Castor, a Democrat, lashed out Monday at House Republicans for going too far.

“They have proposed extreme cuts to SNAP and supplemental nutrition that could have the effect of throwing thousands of children off of food stamps and SNAP.”

Castor said people a...

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