May 10, 2021
Food insecurity and hunger remain elevated for years following an economic downturn. Modest changes could improve the reach of existing government programs.
August 1, 2019
New rules for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program would end eligibility for over 3 million people who qualify under Broad-Based Categorical Eligibility
November 12, 2017
Children who had access to nutrition support from food stamps are less likely to suffer from obesity, high-blood pressure, diabetes and heart disease as adults.
June 28, 2017
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program offers short-term help to buy food for families and individuals in need. An increasing share of recipients work.
April 17, 2017
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program accounts for the bulk of Farm Bill spending and provides a safety net that disproportionately helps children in poverty.