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Recently at CBPP, we focused on housing, food assistance, health, and the economy.

Chart of the Week – 2021 Thrifty Food Plan Revision Meaningfully Increased Average SNAP Benefits Per Person Per Day

A variety of news outlets featured CBPP’s work and experts this past week. Here are some of our highlights:

After a boom in cash aid to tackle poverty, some states are now banning it
NPR Morning Edition
May 3, 2024

5 takeaways from competing Democratic, GOP farm bill plans
The Hill
May 3, 2024

Cupones SNAP en Puerto Rico: Comité de Agricultura del Senado federal incluye transición en su “Farm Bill”
El Diario NY
May 2, 2024

Glenn Thompson proposes bill to fund farm and nutrition program
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
May 1, 2024

Faith Leaders Raise Call for Housing, Not Handcuffs 
Word In Black 
April 30, 2024

States take aim at local basic income programs
Route Fifty
April 29, 2024

What is federal COVID relief money for anyway? 
Rhode Island Current 
April 29, 2024

Medicaid expansion won’t be getting its day in the Kansas Legislature. Senators fail to put it to a vote 
The Wichita Beacon 
April 26, 2024

El jefe del Comité de Agricultura de la Cámara federal prevé reducir la inversión futura en PAN y SNAP
El Nuevo Día
April 22, 2024

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