SNAP

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KMBZ News Staff
January 08, 2019 - 6:16 am
Food assistance programs have not been directly affected by the government shutdown, but some people who rely on Uncle Sam to fill their cupboards are feeling the pinch anyway. Each grocer that takes part in the supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP) accepts the electronic payments that...
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KMBZ News Staff
July 05, 2018 - 7:03 am
SNAP Midwest, a support group for people who have been sexually abused by clergy, is commending the people who have come forward to lodge complaints against Bishop Joseph Hart. Hart, who once served in Missouri, is accused of sexually abusing boys while serving as Bishop of Cheyenne, Wyoming,...
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Dan Weinbaum
June 06, 2018 - 6:36 am
Kansas City, MO - Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway says the state's Department of Social Services is not doing enough to prevent fraud and abuse in the SNAP program, which provides food assistance for the needy. At a news conference, Galloway said her office took lists of deaths and people behind...
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Marc LaVoie
May 24, 2017 - 7:11 am
Kansas City Congressman Emanuel Cleaver is blasting a budget proposal released by President Donald Trump. The ideas in the budget would hurt low-income families unnecessarily, Cleaver said in an exclusive interview with KMBZ. Among the controversial provisions in the budget is a $190-million...
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