Bill to Slash Food Stamp Funding on House Floor this Week – NSAC

Michigan Voices for Good Food Policy

After a long wait, the House has put forth a nutrition-only bill. According to NSAC:

Keeping many of the same provisions intact from the comprehensive House Agriculture Committee-passed bill (which failed in the House), the nutrition-only bill maintains and expands the controversial changes to SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) approved earlier on the House floor that are now estimated to total nearly $39 billion in cuts (up from $20.5 billion in the House Committee-proposed bill from June), according to the Congressional Budget Office(CBO).

Read more about what this means: Bill to Slash Food Stamp Funding on House Floor this Week – NSAC.

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