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A dry weather pattern will continue for the next few days with below normal temperatures. In fact, scattered frost can be expected Sunday morning over the Lakes Area. A warming trend will begin early next week with a good coverage of showers and thunderstorms by the middle and later part of next week.
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.