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    House Passes Food Stamp Bill That Cuts $4B, Allows New Work Requirements

    Farm-state lawmakers hoping for passage of a farm bill by the end of the year will have to bridge a deep divide between the House and the Senate over the role of the government in helping the nation’s poor. The House passed a bill Thursday that would make around $4 billion in cuts annually to the almost $80 billion-a-year food stamp …