Entries by Lisa Pino


How the Farm Bill SNAP Cuts Will Affect Latinos

President Obama, accompanied by Senator Debbie Stabenow and Secretary Of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, visited Michigan State University to sign a five-year, $956 billion farm bill into law. The compromise took almost three years to resolve and included $8.6 billion in USDA Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP, or Food Stamps) cuts, funding for agriculture, and support […]