EBT http://kcur.org en Missouri Senate Looks At Law Limiting EBT Card Use http://kcur.org/post/missouri-senate-looks-law-limiting-ebt-card-use <p>Legislation is moving through the Missouri Senate that would strictly limit where Electronic Benefits Transfer, or EBT cards, can be used in the state.&nbsp;</p><p>GOP Senator Will Kraus of Lee’s Summit is sponsoring the bill.&nbsp; He says a new federal law that just took effect will ban EBT card use in casinos, liquor stores and adult entertainment venues.</p> Tue, 05 Mar 2013 15:54:59 +0000 Marshall Griffin 32960 at http://kcur.org SRS Official Defends Food Stamp Eligibility Change http://kcur.org/post/srs-official-defends-food-stamp-eligibility-change <p>A Kansas social services official today defended a policy that has effectively made hundreds of children ineligible for food stamps. The <a href="http://www.srs.ks.gov/Pages/Default.aspx" target="_blank">Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services</a> <a href="http://www.kansascity.com/2012/01/29/3395664/fair-policy-on-food-stamps-for.html" target="_blank">recently changed</a> how household income is calculated for the program.</p><p> Mon, 30 Jan 2012 21:16:31 +0000 Stephen Koranda 11739 at http://kcur.org SRS Official Defends Food Stamp Eligibility Change