May ’18 Organizational Newsletter

Federal Update: Farm Bill  On Friday, May 18, the US House rejected the Farm Bill (H.R.2), a bill that contained significant cuts to the SNAP program and costly, bureaucratic new requirements on SNAP recipients. However, the House is scheduled to vote again on the...

April Organizational News

Now Available: Hunger Solutions New York’s SNAP Policy and Advocacy Page  On April 18, the House Agriculture Committee passed the Farm Bill along party lines, and a full House vote is expected within the next few weeks. The Farm Bill is a critical piece of...

Immigration Public Charge Rule-Resources

Talk Poverty has released an easy-to-follow guide that explains what the Administration’s proposed “public charge” changes are about. These resources explain how changes to this obscure immigration provision would drastically limit immigrant families’ access to public...

Hunger Solutions New York and SNAP in the News

Hunger Solutions New York and SNAP in the News Newsday  Long Island advocates worry about possible food stamp cuts: a Comprehensive feature about the impact proposed Farm Bill SNAP work requirements will have on Long Island residents. Sherry Tomasky, Public Affairs...
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