Live And Local With Kevin Wall 04/25/13: Food Stamps, Gun Stores, And The Gripe Line
CBS LAS VEGAS-The government purchases $4 billion worth of soda through the food stamp program every year, and that soda is making people sick. Should the Federal Government continue spending four billion dollars a year to subsidize soda purchases as a part of the food stamp program? Callers tell us if they should ban people from buying soda with food stamps. General Electric is silently cutting off lending to gun shops across the country. The company is rethinking its relationship with firearm stores amid the fallout after the tragic event that took place at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Bob Irwin, Owner of The Gun Store & Host of ‘Fired Up” Sunday’s from 5:00PM-7:00pm, explains why GE is cutting off lending to gun stores across the country.
The Man About Town Ron Futrell talks about the NFL Draft and other issues going on around the valley.
The Gripe Line