Food Stamps Proposed Farm Bill Would Increase Work Requirements For SNAP Recipients By Erik Neumann • Jun 22, 2018 The House of Representatives passed its newest version of the farm bill this week. It includes stricter work requirements for people who get food stamps. Farm Bill Gets Second Chance In The Senate By Maggie Mullen • Jun 12, 2018 The House did not pass its version of a farm bill last month, but the Senate may have a better shot this week when they consider the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018. White House Budget For 2018: Read The Full Plan By Dana Farrington • May 23, 2017 President Trump's fiscal plan released on Tuesday claims to balance the budget deficit while cutting funding for safety net programs like food stamps and increasing defense spending. Read more about budget' aims.