Judge Blocks Rule That Would Have Kicked 700,000 People Off SNAP

By Maria Godoy, Npr.org -

Critics had called on the Department of Agriculture to suspend implementation of the new food stamp restrictions, especially in light of the economic crisis spurred by the coronavirus pandemic. A [...]

Soon You Cant’t Use Food Stamps At Farmers Markets — But That’s Not Half Of It

By Jill Richardson, Otherwords.org -

This week, I thought I would write about food stamps and farmers markets. People on food stamps, officially known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), receive their benefits [...]

One Million Losing Food Stamps As Poverty Increases

By Greg Kaufmann, www.billmoyers.com -

Currently, 46 million people are living in poverty in the United States, 16.4 million children (23% of children) and 20 million are in deep poverty. 100% of Republican senators have agreed to [...]