Posts Tagged ‘House Committees’

Impact of the Deficit Reduction on Vulnerable Populations

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012

Last week, two House Committees passed measures in the hope of finding $261 billion in savings over the next ten years. Some of the programs negatively affected are the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps, and the Social Services Block Grant (SSBG), which provides various social services to children and families. To learn more about the detrimental consequences of these measures, click here.