food stamps New Wisconsin Law Requires Work for Food Stamps By Erin Toner • Jul 1, 2014 Photos.com Listen Listening... / 2:34 Thousands of Wisconsin residents, who get what many call food stamps, will now have to work if they want to keep the benefit. Food Stamp Recipients Await Cuts By LaToya Dennis • Oct 31, 2013 Photos.com Listen Listening... / 0:51 People in Wisconsin receiving Supplemental Nutrition Assistance will soon see smaller payments. In fact, starting tomorrow – Friday. Report: Walker Proposal Could Reduce Food Stamp Participation By Ann-Elise Henzl • May 20, 2013 The state’s Legislative Fiscal Bureau has released a report on the possible impact of Gov. Scott Walker’s proposal to require food stamp recipients to work.