Amends the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to eliminate the provision making a federal, state, or local government employee who is dismissed for participating in a strike against the federal government, the state, or a political subdivision of the state ineligible for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, formerly food stamps).
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From the NYT's frontpage:
Cuomo Plans One-Year Freeze on State Workers’ Pay
By NICHOLAS CONFESSORE
As part of his emergency fiscal plan, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo is expected to take aim at unions during his State of the State address on Wednesday, officials said.
The attacks on public sector workers have begun and, again showing that there is no difference between the legacy parties, the Democrats are leading the way. Read more about And so it begins, Cuomo freezes wages of state workers