Below are really powerful resources from our colleagues at the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) with state specific fact sheets, including from the Food Research Action Center (FRAC).
Take a minute, view the testimonial videos and then join with us to both protect, defend and strengthen SNAP on a national level, and CLOSE the SNAP Gap in Massachusetts !
CBPP State fact sheet on MA: https://www.cbpp.org/sites/default/files/atoms/files/snap_factsheet_massachusetts.pdf
FRAC State Fact Sheet on MA and federal nutrition programs: http://frac.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/ma.pdf
MLRI/MPHA SNAP Gap campaign: https://mapublichealth.org/priorities/access-to-healthy-affordable-food/snap/
Then,take two minutes:
Call your State Rep to support the Livingstone/Khan Amendment #31 to Close the MA SNAP Gap!
Call your Member of Congress to sign onto the Rep Alma Adams Meal Gap Legislation, H.R. 1276, to strengthen SNAP !
For more resources from CBPP, see ThisIsSNAP.org
Reminders: Boston SNAP Coalition meeting in Boston, TOMORROW from 10 to Noon at St Francis House. House Budget debate at State House - join us after Coalition tomorrow afternoon!