Fact Sheet: Proposed SNAP Rule Will Overwhelmingly Harm Children and Their Family Members
Rachel Merker (Former Staff)Nutrition
The Trump Administration recently proposed a rule that, if implemented, would make it harder for low-income families to put food on the table. The proposal, Revision of Categorical Eligibility in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, seeks changes to state eligibility options for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) would kick 3.1 million Americans off of food assistance—including 1.9 million children and their family members.
In this fact sheet, find details about this harmful proposal and its disproportionate impact on children and those who live with them.