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Friday, May 18, 2018

House-Passed Amendment Makes Farm Bill’s Harmful SNAP Provisions Worse [feedly]

House-Passed Amendment Makes Farm Bill's Harmful SNAP Provisions Worse
https://www.cbpp.org/blog/house-passed-amendment-makes-farm-bills-harmful-snap-provisions-worse
The House, which is expected to vote this week on the Agriculture Committee-approved farm bill, passed an amendment today from Committee Chairman Michael Conaway that worsens an already troubling bill by expanding its cuts in SNAP (food stamps) and making its expanded work requirements even more rigid and unworkable for families and

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