Biden lifts SNAP benefits by 30% in historic move

Posted on AllSides August 16th, 2021
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The Biden administration on Monday announced a historic expansion to the nation’s food stamp program, a decision that will give more than 40 million Americans about 30% more to spend on groceries while racking up billions in costs to the program.

"To set SNAP families up for success, we need a Thrifty Food Plan that supports current dietary guidance on a budget," said Stacy Dean, deputy undersecretary for food, nutrition, and consumer services, in the detailed report. "Too many of our fellow Americans struggle to afford healthy meals. The revised plan is one step...

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