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2018 Farm Bill: Supporting Healthy Eating through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)

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SNAP is effective at addressing food security, reducing poverty, responding to natural disasters and economic downturns, and providing economic stimulus—every $1 spent generates $1.80 in economic activity. However, research fails to show that SNAP improves dietary quality. This represents a missed opportunity to support healthier eating for millions of American adults and children.

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