- Everywhere, USA
- November 1, 2013
Cuts in SNAP (food stamps) funding is set to take place on November 1, 2013. This is already in addition to the $39 billion in cuts that the House of Representatives passed on September 19 via the Farm Bill. To add insult to injury, the government shutdown will stall new applications for food stamps.
Learn how cuts in SNAP funding will make 48 million Americans hungrier, and what you can do to stop the "hunger clock" countdown.