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Report: SNAP Work Requirements Cause Job Losses, Not Gains

Report: SNAP Work Requirements Cause Job Losses, Not Gains INDIANAPOLIS - A plan to put work requirements on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program - formerly food stamps - would cost the American economy nearly $180,000 jobs, according to a new analysis. Language requiring that able-bodied adults prove they are working or moving toward jobs to get SNAP benefits was defeated when proposed for the last federal Farm Bill. The Trump administration now says it will enact the requirement by administrative order. ...(Read More)
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