With the Farm Bill set to expire this year, this Fact Sheet highlights the far-reaching effects of CalFresh food assistance throughout California’s Congressional Districts and warns of the potential harm of federal proposals to significantly scale back funding for SNAP.
This Fact Sheet shows that CalFresh food assistance significantly reduces the rate and severity of poverty throughout California and warns that federal proposals to cut and change eligibility for SNAP through the Farm Bill would reduce SNAP’s ability to mitigate poverty.
This Fact Sheet compares the maximum Supplemental Security Income/State Supplementary Payment (SSI/SSP) grant amount for an individual to the Fair Market Rent (FMR) for a studio apartment in every California county, showing that the grants have not kept pace with our state’s housing costs.
This Fact Sheet provides the latest enrollment data on Supplemental Security Income/State Supplementary Payment (SSI/SSP) grants for all 53 of California’s congressional districts.
This Fact Sheet highlights the anti-poverty effects of The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in our state (CalFresh in California) and the funding cuts that it faces at the federal level.