Doctors lobby against food stamp cuts as study links hospitalizations to dropping food budgets

  • Article by: LAURAN NEERGAARD , Associated Press
  • Updated: January 10, 2014 - 4:12 AM

WASHINGTON — Doctors are warning that if Congress cuts food stamps, the federal government could be socked with bigger health bills. Maybe not immediately, they say, but over time if the poor wind up in doctors' offices or hospitals as a result.

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