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The Policy and Politics of Food Stamps and SNAP

  • Matthew Gritter

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Introduction

Food Stamps, now known as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), has endured and expanded in recent years. The program has been preserved and in some cases enhanced as a result of its inclusion in the Farm Bill, being characterized as a safety net of last resort and as a program for the deserving poor.




            

Keywords

SNAP Food Stamps Social Policy Social welfare Food insecurity Government Policy social policy work

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  • Matthew Gritter
    • 1
  1. 1.Angelo State UniversityUSA

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