Jun 21, 2016

New Study Buttresses Case for Higher SNAP Benefits

Senior Nutrition Policy & Research Analyst

A new Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) study released last week adds to the evidence that higher Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits will improve the health and well-being of low-income Americans.

May 31, 2016

Closing the Senior SNAP Gaps

Could you choose between the basics — between food and medicine, food and utilities, or food and transportation? These are impossible choices, yet more than 1 in 11 Americans 65 or older struggle with hunger, and are forced to make these decisions every day.

Apr 26, 2016

USDA Secretary on WIC Health Impact

FRAC President

Jim Weill had the opportunity for a one-on-one conversation with USDA Secretary Vilsack last week to talk about the importance of federal nutrition programs. We are posting excerpts from the conversation here on FRAC’s blog, FRAC Chat.