New Food Stamp Changes Start Today

Recent changes to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, estimated to impact about 750,000 Americans, will take effect starting today. Food Stamp Requirements Starting in September Anyone age 16 to 59 who is able to work and is eligible for SNAP has to follow work requirement to obtain benefits, like showing that they’re applying for work, doing employment training through the SNAP program or … Continue reading New Food Stamp Changes Start Today

35 States to Cut Food Stamps

Food stamp cuts are less than three weeks away for more than 40-million Americans across 35 states. What’s Happening? In the early days of the pandemic the federal government altered the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) to boost the benefits going out to low-income households. The federal government passed an emergency increase in SNAP benefits where most recipients received about $95 more per month for the last … Continue reading 35 States to Cut Food Stamps