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Letter: Work rule would hurt SNAP recipients

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    In this Feb. 13, 2018, photo, budget director Mick Mulvaney testifies before the Senate Budget Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Trump administration is pushing a “bold new approach to nutrition assistance: ” Replacing the traditional cash on a card that food stamp recipients currently get with a pre-assembled box of canned foods and other shelf-stable goods dubbed “America’s Harvest Box.”

Of all the government subsidies that our taxes support, none is more important than SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), which supports people who are in need. Read more

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