Stabenow open to more farm bill food-stamp reforms

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The Senate bill cuts $4 billion from food stamps, but the House goes further, by $12 billion, mostly by eliminating closing doors to food stamp eligibility.

Stabenow said she is continuing to meet with House Agriculture Chairman Frank Lucas (R-Okla.). 

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