Republicans’ Half-Baked Food Box Proposal Would Hurt the Poor, our State Budget, and Local Economies

Republicans backing Trump’s new food stamps plan have failed to do their research. (SNAP — the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program — is the official name for the food stamp programs.) The plan cuts more than $200 billion from the program over the next decade by replacing debit-like cards that can be used at approved stores […]

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