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February 18, 2018

 

Currently SNAP recipients receive money loaded onto an EBT card which they can use to buy food items that fall under USDA guidelines.

Trump Administration Wants To Reduce And Replace SNAP Benefits

The proposal seeks to give a majority of SNAP recipients half of their benefits in a home-delivered food package.

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February 2, 2018

 

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January 26, 2018

 

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January 19, 2018

 

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January 12, 2018

 

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. speaking in Chicago, 1968.

50 Years Later: Looking Back To 1968 And The Civil Rights Era

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