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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...

New Rule Proposal Could Take Food off the Tables of 175,600 Washingtonians

A recently published draft rule could take food off the tables of 175,600 Washingtonians by eliminating their eligibility to receive SNAP

Food Is a Basic Human Right

The final public charge rule was published on the Federal Register Wednesday This rule will allow immigration officials to consider an...

Say It Again: #HandsOffSNAP

USDA has published a proposed rule that will take food off the tables of 31 million struggling Americans The rule proposes the effective...