Craig LeMoult http://mtpr.org en Some States Find Ways To Restore Cut Food Stamp Funding http://mtpr.org/post/some-states-find-ways-restore-cut-food-stamp-funding Transcript <p>ARUN RATH, HOST: <p>It's ALL THINGS CONSIDERED from NPR West. I'm Arun Rath.<p>Last month, President Obama made a special trip to Michigan to sign the farm bill, finally passed after two years of disagreement in Congress. One important clause said to take effect this month is a major cut to food stamps. The Congressional Budget Office has estimated the cuts would affect about 850,000 households, saving about $8.5 billion over the next 10 years. Sat, 01 Mar 2014 22:12:00 +0000 Craig LeMoult 15645 at http://mtpr.org In Newtown, Making Promises To Transform A Tragedy http://mtpr.org/post/newtown-making-promises-transform-tragedy Nicole Hockley says she used to be the kind of person who knew where she was going in life. Then, last Dec. Sat, 14 Dec 2013 22:13:00 +0000 Craig LeMoult 12447 at http://mtpr.org In Newtown, Making Promises To Transform A Tragedy