WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Republican-controlled House will try to cut billions of dollars from the food stamp program before negotiating an overall farm bill with the Senate, the House majority leader said on Thursday two months before the current farm law expires. Full story
Remember that report from earlier this week that said star South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney met with rap artist Jay Z, who has his own agency, Roc Nation Sports? And that by doing so, Clowney’s eligibility could maybe, possibly, be called into question? It’s been given the ol’ Naked Gun Full story
PARIS (Reuters) - A postage stamp depicting France's cultural symbol Marianne has touched off a flurry of controversy after one of its creators revealed it was inspired by a topless feminist activist who hacked down a Christian cross in Kiev last year with a chainsaw. Full story
Boehner and the GOP leadership pushed the the Farm bill even farther to the right, using a party-line vote on to pass a bill that doesn't include food stamps. It's the first time in 40 years that the program has been stripped out of a farm bill. Steve Kornacki’s panelists discuss.
Chris Hayes talks with Congresswoman Donna Edwards about House Republicans' passage of a farm bill that strips out the food stamp program for the first time in decades.
Ben Cohen of Ben and Jerry's is out on the road raising public awareness to bring down Citizens United. Tonight Ed talks to Ben to hear about their campaign to "stamp" money out of politics.
The House farm bill that would have made $21 billion in cuts was shot down. Part of the reason: conservatives didn’t think it was conservative enough. Rep. Joe Crowley, D-N.Y., joins MSNBC’s Martin Bashir to talk about the future of SNAP, and the farm bill.
The House is currently debating a bill that will cut $20 billion over the next decade from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, better known as food stamps. This is a decision that could affect 22 million low-income children. The New York Time’s Andrew Ross Sorkin, Time Magazine’s Joe Klei
A sheet of two penny tyrian plum stamps, bearing the head of King Edward VII, are seen at the British Postal Museum in London July 26, 2013. After three aborted privatisation attempts in 19 years, Britain's Royal Mail postal service looks closer than ever to a sale that would end almost five centuri
A sheet of Penny Black stamps, bearing the head of Queen Victoria, are seen at the British Postal Museum in London July 26, 2013. After three aborted privatisation attempts in 19 years, Britain's Royal Mail postal service looks closer than ever to a sale that would end almost five centuries of ties
German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble arrives for a stamp presentation in Berlin July 11, 2013. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz
French President Francois Hollande poses with Olivier Ciappa , one of the artists who designed the new official Marianne post stamp during his unveiling at the Elysee Palace in Paris, July 14, 2013. A postage stamp depicting France's cultural symbol Marianne has touched off a flurry of controversy a