Nearly 83 percent of SNAP households have children, seniors or people with disabilities.

Trump Budget Slashes Food Program For Poor

President Donald Trump’s proposed budget would slash $192 billion from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps.

Retirees in Minnesota pay taxes on the Social Security benefits they receive. Only a dozen other states tax these benefits.

Retirees Hope For Tax Relief In MN Budget Agreement

Retired folks in Minnesota hope they’ll be included in any tax breaks state lawmakers and Gov. Mark Dayton agree on during a final budget plan. Only a dozen other states tax Social Security benefits.

Reporter Dan Heyman, left, stands with a group of protesters at the West Virginia State Capitol, awaiting the arrival of U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price.

Reporter Jailed After Asking Trump Officials A Question

Journalist Dan Heyman was arrested Tuesday afternoon as he attempted to ask questions of U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price. Price was at the State Capitol to meet with West Virginia lawmakers and others about the opioid epidemic.