Posted December 11, 2013 at 2:24 PM
by Laura Epstein, Traditional Media Coordinator
As a college student, my meal decisions often come down to which dining hall on my campus my friends and I go to. But with SNAP cuts this past November and even more cuts potentially on the way, millions of families could face the impossible decision of which 16 meals they want to skip in any given month.
SNAP, the Supplementary Nutrition Assistance Program, is a critical tool for more than 47 million Americans to put food on the table. One out of four children in our country live in a household that receives SNAP. We simply cannot allow further cuts to this program.
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