fingerprinting http://wrvo.org en Cuomo rescinds food stamp fingerprint requirement http://wrvo.org/post/cuomo-rescinds-food-stamp-fingerprint-requirement <p>Governor Andrew Cuomo, speaking by phone to a gathering of advocates for the poor, says he&rsquo;s rescinded a 14-year-old state regulation that required food stamp recipients be subject to fingerprinting before receiving benefits. &nbsp;</p><p>&ldquo;Poverty and hunger are not crimes,&rdquo; said Cuomo. &ldquo;So we shouldn&rsquo;t treat the poor or the hungry as criminals.&rdquo;</p><p> Fri, 18 May 2012 12:14:38 +0000 Karen DeWitt 19490 at http://wrvo.org