Tag: Food Stamps

Tag: Food Stamps

USDA Approves Program to Feed Kids in Texas and New Jersey – Pandemic EBT to Feed Children during COVID-19 National Emergency
May 16, 2020 Events, MCHC News Admin

USDA Approves Program to Feed Kids in Texas and New Jersey Pandemic EBT to Feed Children during COVID-19 National Emergency Original release found at https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2020/05/11/usda-approves-program-feed-kids-texas-and-new-jersey (Washington, D.C., May 11, 2020) – U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue today announced Texas and New Jersey have been approved to operate Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT), a new

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Portraits of Hunger: Stories of Americans on food stamps
March 26, 2012 Archives Brett

A recent PBS special on food stamps that challenges some of the common misconceptions and stereotypes people have about food stamp recipients.  Some  facts  from the video: -Currently 46 million Americans qualify and use food stamps. -The typical food stamp recipient is not unemployed. -Food stamp recipients are typically working and or over 65 years

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