• January 27, 2021

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Report: Food Insecurity in Texas Tops National Average

AUSTIN, Texas – While the state’s economy has improved in recent years, a new report says 1 in 6 Texas households still struggles to avoid hunger. Statistics from the U.S. Department of Agriculture show more than 15 percent of households in the state experienced food insecurity in 2015, meaning they faced hunger or sought assistance […]Read More

New Year brings work requirements for NM Food Assistance

SANTA FE, N.M. – New regulations for the new year now require many of New Mexico’s food stamp recipients to find work in order to keep their benefits. Reinstating New Mexico’s work rules for getting food assistance means as many as 60,000 people must find a job in the state with the nation’s highest unemployment […]Read More