Trump's base may not like this. Elections are around the corner. Will this one get mysteriously moon-walked too. The 'ole make a problem ... then dazzle your base by fixing it thingy? Trump wants to start charging stores to accept food stamps https://www.cnbc.com/2017/06/07/trump-wants-to-start-charging-stores-to-accept-food-stamps.html Donald Trump wants to charge retailers a fee for accepting food stamps as payment from the poor. The food stamp fee would be reassessed every five years. Budget office predicts $2.4 billion in new revenue from the fee, which is seen hurting independent grocers more than big chains. Separately, the Trump administration is proposing $191 billion in cuts over the next decade to the food stamp program.