Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack said the COVID-19 pandemic caused a "significant disruption" to food assistance programs.
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"We simply cannot promote accounts in America that are linked to people who incite racial violence, whether they do so on or off our platform," Snap CEO Evan Spiegel said in a staff memo.
Nearly 17.4 percent of kids aren't eating enough and 23 percent of households lack funds to get enough food while Congress remains deadlocked over expanding nutritional benefits.
The benefits can be used to purchase food.
WhyHunger says there has been a sharp spike in people calling its emergency line since the shutdown in the U.S.
Food insecurity means "access to adequate food for active, healthy living is limited by lack of money and other resources." In cases of very low food security, at least one member of the household changes their eating habits to make more food available for others.
"You don't have to have a nutrition degree to know that canned spray cheese sauce is not a staple food," said Margo Wootan, the vice president for nutrition at the Center for Science in the Public Interest.
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The Department of Agriculture proposed a rule Thursday that would make it more difficult for states to waive work requirements already in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
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President Donald Trump has credited the economy for falling food stamp enrollment numbers, but there may be a lot more to it.
"We have grown increasingly concerned about the nutrition policies being pushed by the Majority. Items you have outlined in your meetings with us and that have been reported in the press are a significant cause of concern," 19 Democratic House Committee on Agriculture members wrote in a joint letter to ranking member Congressman Collin Peterson Thursday.
Republicans want to cut food stamps, but they're already insufficient.
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Schools across the Northeast have canceled classes for Thursday because of the frigid temperatures.
Russia and Belarus's neighbors are concerned about the huge drill they have planned.
Center-right party narrowly defeats the Socialist Party, which advocated closer ties to Russia.
Reporters have peddled dozens of fake news stories to discredit the president.
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