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SNAP benefits to see changes before May

MEDFORD, Ore.– The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, says changes are on the way for its beneficiaries. The Oregon Department of Human Services says $95 additional dollars will be given to households not currently receiving an emergency allotment. It said households …

SCOTUS to review immigrant benefits

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – The Supreme Court will review a controversial move by the Trump administration to limit the number of immigrants by determining the likelihood of their needing public assistance. The court will look at the 2019 decision by the Department …

“USDA Food Box” proposed to cut abuse of SNAP

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Trump administration’s 2019 budget proposal seeks to stop the abuse of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. According to a U.S. Department of Agriculture outline, President’s Trump budget includes proposals to reform SNAP that combines the traditional EBT cards …