(March 7, 2014)
Anti-hunger groups and trade groups are applauding the Corbett administration's decision to prevent a change in federal policy from cutting food stamps for mostly seniors and people with disabilities.
(March 6, 2014)
Gov. Corbett on Wednesday night forestalled an estimated $3 billion in cuts to food stamps in the state over the next 10 years.
Statement: In Response to PA's Decision to Extend "Heat and Eat," Preserving SNAP (Food Stamps) for 400,000 Households
(March 5, 2014)
The state of Pennsylvania announced today that it will extend its "Heat and Eat," preserving $300 million in SNAP (food stamp) benefits for 400,000 low-income households that rely on food assistance. Here's our response.
(February 21, 2014)
Data show that only a fraction of students eat breakfast at school – a situation that advocates for the hungry say is especially concerning given recent cuts to food stamp programs.
(February 4, 2014)
As it regards the hungry, the Farm Bill is a load of bovine fertilizer.