(RNS) Remarkably, at a time when one in four Americans say they have struggled to put food on the table, Congress has chosen to slash one of the most effective anti-hunger programs in the country, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, known as SNAP or food stamps.
Author Archives: David Beckmann
About David Beckmann
David Beckmann is a Lutheran minister and the president of Bread for the World, a Washington-based anti-hunger advocacy group.
WASHINGTON (RNS) This debate is about more than simply balancing our federal budget — it’s about our values as a nation. It’s about how we treat the least of these.