Blog Archive for January 2019
Below is a list of five (5) nutrition-focused bills for which we urge your support. Each bill includes the House Docket (HD) and Senate Docket (SD) numbers for reference. Eventually these will get official “bill numbers” by the House and Senate Clerks. The deadline for co-sponsorship is Friday, February 1st
ACTION STEPS: Please contact your State Reps and Senators this week and early next to ask them to co-sponsor these bills for the 2019/2020 Legislation Session. Below is a brief description with more fact sheets to follow.
This is a reminder of the SNAP Coalition Meeting in Boston on Tuesday, Jan 22nd from 10-Noon at St Francis House, 6th Floor. Below are updates on the federal shutdown and Action Steps. We are also including some updated resources for your SNAP and TAFDC advocacy and info on an upcoming Tenants Rights event.
Jan 22 Coalition AGENDA:
1. DTA making robocalls to households getting their February SNAP early