The Future of SNAP?

Today the US House voted to cut 39 billion from SNAP.

Here’s one analysis of the effects of this cut: http://www.cbpp.org/cms/?fa=view&id=3899

This is just despicable. We have millions of hungry people in the USA, and yet by some estimates we waste 40% or more of our food. Surely we can do better than this.

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