This is a talk on Zoom about my new book, Let’s Ask Marion.
6:30 at the Jewish Community Center. Information and registration (required for Zoom link) here.
I am just getting to this (better late than never), but in March Congress passed the 2,232-page appropriations bill H.R. 1625 (115). This continued funding for the federal government until the end of September.
Despite White House calls for deep cuts—this bill gave:
But then there’s SNAP, where the real money is: $74.01 billion. This is a $4 billion cut from current levels, and “subject to any work registration or workfare requirements as may be required by law.”
Except for SNAP, these look good for the next few months.
But the Farm Bill can change all this and we have yet to see what Congress will do about it.
And, according to Politico, the White House is expected to ask for up to $60 billion in cuts.
Start lobbying now.