Governor Andrew Cuomo has called on Congress to protect New York’s families and reject the federal governments devastating cuts to SNAP included in the Presidents FY 2019 Budget Proposal.  Initial analysis by the Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA) shows that 2.3 million New Yorkers would have their monthly SNAP benefit drastically reduced  under these proposals.

For more information about the impact of these proposals on New York read the full press release.