Medicaid and SNAP Block Grants Would Affect the Most Vulnerable

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House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan seeks to advance a budget proposal that issues out Medicaid and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) block grants.

Both safety net programs, Medicaid and SNAP have been providing healthcare and provision assistance to thousands of needy families and individuals. The budget proposal, instead of strengthening safety nets during economic downturns, would deeply affect those who are most vulnerable.

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