Kansas to require able-bodied adults with no children to work before getting food stamps

  • by: ROXANA HEGEMAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: September 4, 2013 - 6:40 PM

WICHITA, Kan. — A federal waiver that allowed about 20,000 unemployed Kansas residents to receive food assistance will be allowed to expire at the end of the month, state officials announced Wednesday, saying they wanted to encourage work over welfare dependency.

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