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Upper level trough developing over the eastern U.S. This will send a July cold front into the area Monday night into Tuesday with a chance of thunderstorms. Front will stall to our SW with a little drying noted Wednesday and early Thursday. Storms increase again Friday into early Saturday as the trough drifts west and moisture ...
Lawmakers proposing to cut food stamp program by $4 billion
House Republicans are preparing legislation that would cut the food stamps program by $4 billion.
A small groups of Republicans are trying to advance the legislation as early as next month.
The measure would cut $4 billion -- or five percent -- from the $80-billion food stamp program.
The program has doubled in cost since 2008. Senators have approved lower cuts to the program.