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Changes to Food Stamp Program Spark Controversy in KS

schroeder t600Michelle Schroeder, Kansas SRS, testifying before lawmakers about changes to SNAP, the Food Stamp program. (Photo by Dave Ranney)A change in the Kansas food stamp program continues to spark controversy at the Statehouse. The change in the way eligibility is determined has denied assistance to thousands of children in families headed by illegal immigrants. But as Jim McLean of the KHI News Service reports, there is disagreement on whether the change has victimized children or made the system more fair.



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