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SNAP Interactives: Watch SNAP Respond to the Economy as Designed

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SNAP Interactives: Watch SNAP Respond to the Economy as Designed

February 13, 2017
By
Dawn Secor

The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) responds to changes in the economy, growing to help those in need during recessions and then shrinking when the economy improves. Two new interactive graphics from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities illustrate how SNAP has responded to the economy, as designed, in recent years.