I’m keynoting the workship on Food, Ethics, Politics at 4:00 with a reception to follow. My talk, “”Food, Ethics, Politics: The View from 2022,” will be in the Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment, Maeder Hall, Room 002. This event is part of the University Center for Human Values (UCHV) Conferences, Workshops & Special Events. To register to attend, click here.
How to reduce SNAP caseloads? Easy. Just set a 3-month limit.
Some SNAP participants may be finding jobs along with an improving economy and going off the rolls. Good for them.
But a more likely reason is that states like Florida, Missouri, Alabama, and Arkansas instituted a 3-month time limit in January. The limit appleis to “unemployed childless adults without disabilities.”
Other states are doing this too.
If you want your state to reduce its SNAP expenditures, here’s one way to do that.
And if there aren’t jobs? What are poor people supposed to do?