EC: If you’ve never applied for food stamps, it takes guts to show up at the food stamp office. But George Manalo-LeClair, a food stamp specialist, says the assistance program’s been re-cast.
George Manalo-LeClair: It really has distanced itself from its welfare past. It has now recognized that it needs to get out in the communities, get out in health clinics :07.2
EC: About 300 legislative analysts, food stamp administrators and budget advisors convened yesterday at the Crest Theater in downtown
GML: One of the things we hear from low-income people is that it’s very difficult to afford nutritious foods.
EC: The term low-income now extends to those recently axed from high-paying jobs. To inspire healthier choices, one proposal before the