On October 24th, 2019, First Focus on Children submitted the following updated comment opposing a proposed rule by the US Department of Agriculture that would result in 3.1 million individuals, the majority of whom live with children or are children themselves, losing eligibility for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

Read the comment here.

USDA has reopened its comment period for this rule through November 1st. We encourage advocacy partners to submit updated comments using our model comment.