Feeding America Upset of House Bill Cutting $39 Billion from SNAP


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Feeding America, the country's leading domestic hunger-relief charity, responds to the passage of the House Bill that will cut $39 billion from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, or food stamps).

These cuts to SNAP will take effect on Nov. 1, 2013, which will result in the loss of about 3.4 billion meals provided to low-income Americans in 2014.


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