New SNAP Changes Coming October 1
Congress reached a debt ceiling deal on May 27, 2023. The deal was a compromise between President Biden and Republicans in Congress.
The deal was necessary to avoid a government shutdown and a default on the national debt.
SNAP Updates for 2023
SNAP is an acronym that stands for the "Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program," which was formerly known as the food stamp program.
It is funded by the federal government, through Congressional spending bills, but i...
December Updates for Food Stamps
There are more people currently on food stamps in America than at any other point in the country's history. Even during the Great Depression, not this many Americans were on government assistance, and that goes for percentages, not j...
Experts Warn That Food Stamps Hurt Food Prices
Since the COVID pandemic hit America in 2020, tens of millions of additional people have had to get on food stamps, now known as the SNAP benefit. It's really hard to square this circle with the government's talking...