Nov 1, 2013 As a temporary increase in food stamp benefits expires, families and businesses prepare to get by on less.
Nov 1, 2013 Starting today, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, commonly referred to as food stamps , will see a cut of $5 billion. Under the cuts, a family four will receive $36 less in benefits every month.
Nov 1, 2013 A 2009 extension of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, expires today.
Nov 1, 2013 Starting today, Americans will get less in foods stamp assistance. We talk to one of them.
Oct 30, 2013 The National Black Child Development Institute says the conversation around poverty and success in the African-American community needs to be shifted.
Oct 25, 2013 Just being poor can impair a person's cognitive functions.
Sep 23, 2013 As cities move from carpool lanes to toll lanes to ease highway congestion, one Atlanta group points to the uneven benefits of the plan.
Sep 20, 2013 The U.S. Census released a report on the national median income and poverty rate this week. And Marketplace released a data tool on incomes to tell a bigger story about how we live at any income.
Sep 17, 2013 The Census releases U.S. median income data today. We visit two families to compare what it's like to live at the national median income and local median income.