Category Archives: Farm Bill

  1. Be an Advocate All the Time and in Every Place

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    January 20, 2013 by waboyd

    Our first day of talks started on Capitol Hill where we were warmed up with a brief overview of the …
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  2. All the treasure in the world…


    November 14, 2012 by afrazzini

    … is worthless unless you have someone to share it with. Every argument in favor of SNAP (aka food stamps) …
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  3. SNAP: Still Fighting for the “Stamp” of Approval


    November 13, 2012 by lizzyannsanders

    Working in the Durham Health Department this summer, I began to see just how instrumental SNAP (the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance …
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  4. The Never Ending Election


    November 12, 2012 by blistenfelt

    “What are the economic and social arguments for or against the proposals to cut $16.5 billion from SNAP over the …
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  5. Save a buck, Starve a child?


    November 11, 2012 by kevintmiller

    The SNAP program is a part of the Farm Bill that comprises the largest Federal food assistance program, serving 14% …
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  6. Subsidize Big Business Crops? SNAP out of it.


    November 10, 2012 by brooksy

    The question presented is: how can one defend the existing budget to food assistance programs, but I beg the question, …
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  7. With the presidential election over, can we get a farm bill passed?


    November 8, 2012 by Elizabeth

      In a time when the federal government is facing a huge budget deficit and millions of Americans are struggling, …
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