October 9, 2018
Proposed changes to work requirements for food stamps could mean more struggle to get food

"Congress has pushed its vote on the Farm Bill until at least after the midterm elections in November. Much of the delay is over the work requirements that would allow some to either get money to buy food or not. Mary O'Shea, director of advocacy at the Greater Cleveland Food Bank, says the delays are an attempt to make a much harsher policy. 'The reality is that there are already work requirements,' said O'Shea."

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September 20, 2018
Ohio Groups Criticize Food Stamp Cuts in Farm Bill

Advocacy and policy groups from across the state are decrying proposed cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), also known as food stamps, in the 2018 Farm Bill.

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September 10, 2018
Why the Farm Bill Matters - Ohio
The farm bill provides the heart of our collective commitment that no one in Ohio or anywhere
across this great nation should go hungry. The nutrition assistance programs contained in this
legislation feed tens of millions of children, seniors, veterans and other hungry Americans in every
county across the United States.

The farm bill provides the heart of our collective commitment that no one in Ohio or anywhere across this great nation should go hungry. The nutrition assistance programs contained in this legislation feed tens of millions of children, seniors, veterans and other hungry Americans in every county across the United States.

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