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Louisiana’s New Medicaid Enrollment Plan To Benefit The Working Poor

It's estimated that near 300,000 Louisiana residents, mainly the working poor, will now be eligible to receive health insurance through Medicaid as a result of the expansion.

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Weekly Unemployment Claims Rise Higher Than Expected
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Job Training Now Required For Louisiana Food Stamp Recepients

Governor Edwards tells food stamp recipients if you want our help, you've got to do your part. This new order is expected to impact 47-thousand Louisiana residents.

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House Committee Passes Bill That Would Change Louisiana’s Food Stamp Program

Louisiana legislators want to have a bigger say in who qualifies for food stamp assistance in Louisiana and who does not.

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Louisiana House Committee Passes Bill Requiring Food Stamp Recipients To Get A Job

A house committee passes legislation that closes a Louisiana loophole that allows people to collect food stamp benefits without working 20 hours per week or performing 20 hours of community service per week.

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Governor-Elect Edwards Seeks to Stop Changes to Food Stamp Eligibility

Governor-elect John Bel Edwards is already putting his stamp on the new regime in Baton Rouge as he is taking steps so that low-income families do not lose their food stamp benefits in January.

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SNAP Eligibility Requirement Changes Begin Today

According to a DCFS statement, no longer can able-bodied adults without dependents receive SNAP benefits if they are not employed or not seeking employment.

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Jindal Signs Law Restricting EBT Use

Retailers and EBT cardholders face penalties if they violate the law.

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Walmart Not Cooperating In Food Stamp Fiasco

The giant retailers reluctance to share video surveillance tapes has left local law enforcement officials with no case to prosecute. Is this the right of the store do this? Or is this an obstruction of justice?

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Shelves At Louisiana Walmart Locations Emptied In Food Stamp Shopping Spree [Video]

Police were called to Walmart locations in Mansfield, La., and Springhill, La., this past Saturday as shoppers cleaned out store shelves. You see, due top a power outage, max limits on food stamp accounts were eliminated.

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