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Food Stamp Cuts

Food Stamp Cuts

Oklahomans who receive food stamp benefits will see a decrease in their benefits beginning November 1. Four years ago, benefits were increased to offset the effects of the recession. Those increased benefits will end October 31. DHS says a family of four will see a decrease of about 36 dollars a month.

DHS says the number of Oklahomans on food stamps set a new record high in August. A total of 628,956 Oklahomans received SNAP benefits in August.

 

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