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National Call-In Day for Comprehensive COVID Relief- November 19

No one should have to choose between paying their rent or buying food for their family, but that’s the situation in which 1 in 4 Washington...

Public Charge Rule Vacated!

A federal court in Illinois has vacated the public charge rule! This rule made prior use of SNAP, Medicaid (with some exceptions for children,...

Court Decision Protects SNAP for Over 700,000 Unemployed Adults

BREAKING: A federal court for the District of Columbia has issued a ruling against a USDA rule that threatened to take SNAP from over 700,000...

Advocacy Update: Call TODAY to Urge Comprehensive COVID-19 Relief

Today is a national call-in day for advocates across Washington and the United States to tell Congress this simple but critical message: it is...

Advocacy Works! USDA Extends Waivers for Free Meals for Kids

Yesterday, USDA announced that all waivers that help schools and community based organizations provide free meals for kids will be extended through...

Proposed Rule Threatens Cutting the Power of SNAP for 79% of Washington’s SNAP Households

USDA's latest proposed rule threatens to cut the power of SNAP for 79% of Washington's SNAP households, according to data released by our state's...

New USDA Data Shows SNAP Rule Takes Away School Meals from Nearly 1 Million Children

New data released from USDA shows that their recent proposal to alter categorical eligibility for SNAP will cause deeper harm than originally...

Stop the Relentless Attacks on SNAP

Last week, USDA published its latest rule to take food off the tables of struggling Americans This time, the proposed rule will alter how monthly...

Last Day to Comment-Take 10 Minutes to Protect Food Assistance for 3 Million Americans

Submit your comment here Today is your last chance to submit a comment to oppose the latest attack on SNAP, a rule proposal that threatens...

1 in 10 is Still Too Many

According to new data released by USDA last week, 1 in 10 Washington households struggled to put food on their tables last year Washington now ranks...