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Articles & Media Coverage—2021

By December 9, 2021July 7th, 2022No Comments

Read the latest articles and news highlights.

December 2021

Federal Nutrition Programs:
The Bronx Social Justice and Anti-Violence Forums | Hunger Solutions New York
—BronxNet, December 9, 2021

November 2021

SNAP:
Schenectady area groups battling food insecurity fear crisis will only get worse
—Daily Gazette, November 20, 2021

September 2021

Summer EBT, Child Tax Credit and CEP:
Congress must build back better for New York kids
—Newsbreak, September 23, 2021
Summer EBT, Child Tax Credit and CEP:
Congress must build back better for New York kids
—HudsonValley360, September 23, 2021

July 2021

SNAP:
Gillibrand announces SNAP benefits
—Saratogian, July 31, 2021
SNAP:
Proposed House bill to expand food stamps for college students
—HudsonValley360, July 30, 2021
SNAP:
Gillibrand Announces EATS Act To Expand SNAP Benefits For Eligible College Students
—Oswego County Today, July 28, 2021

June 2021

School Meals:
Gillibrand, Tonko push for free student meals to become permanent
—Channel 10 News, June 21, 2021
School Meals:
Sen. Gillibrand, Rep. Tonko Press For Universal School Meals Program In South Colonie
—WAMC, June 21, 2021

April 2021

SNAP:
Another Voice: New York’s food safety net needs strengthening
—The Buffalo News, April 18, 2021
Summer Food Service Program:
Gillibrand, Murkowski Announce Bill To Expand Summer Meal Program, Ensure Children Maintain Access To Nutritious Meals When School Is Out
—Oswego County Today, April 16, 2021
Pandemic EBT:
The Government Is Paying Public School Parents Billions of Dollars to Keep Their Children Home
—Education Next, April 14, 2021
School Meals:
New York City Is Reopening but Many Families Still Turn to Food Pantries
—Wall Street Journal, April 1, 2021

March 2021

SNAP:
Federal pandemic aid bumps some LI residents off food stamp rolls
—Newsday, March 27, 2021

February 2021

Pandemic EBT:
SNAP online availability is about to explode. But grocers say they still face too many hurdles.
—Grocery Dive, February 16, 2021

January 2021

SNAP:
How temporary SNAP boost will aid residents, local Albany economy
—Times Union, January 23, 2021