Any irony behind calling our food-stamp program the "Oregon Trail" card?
When I think “Oregon Trail,” I think of people barely
surviving on meager rations as part of a dehumanizing ordeal. That does
make the phrase an appropriate name for our food-stamp program, bu
The banks want to keep you hungry and poor. Don’t let them.
If you want to get rich in America, all you have to do,
they say, is tighten your belt, put your nose to the grindstone and pull
yourself up by your bootstraps. That sounds great—in a folksy,
The owners of a dozen Little Caesars pizza locations are suing the federal government over a recent decision by the Portland office of the U.S. Department of Agriculture to kick them out of the food stamp program.According to a lawsuit filed this week in U.S. District Court in Portland, local USDA Food and Nutrition Service officials granted the Little Caesars franchisees the ability to accept food ...