Press Room

(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.
(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.
(February 4, 2014)
Although the bill leaves out many of the more draconian cuts passed in the House, it will hurt 850,000 American households who will see cuts to their SNAP benefits as a result--on top of cuts that already took place last November.