On June 8, 2018, Senators Roberts and Stabenow introduced the Agriculture Improvement Act, also known as the 2018 farm bill. Unlike the House bill, the Senate version protects SNAP for millions of Americans.
In this bylined article, Rosa Garcia outlines a policy strategy to help low-income students attain a postsecondary education.
Protecting Immigrant Families
The Trump Administration is attempting to block low-income immigrant families, including their citizen children, from access to basic needs programs that promote economic security by providing health care, nutrition, and housing assistance. The Protecting Immigrant Families, Advancing Our Future campaign brings together leading advocates for immigrants; children, education, health, anti-hunger, and anti-poverty groups; to defend against these threats and support a productive national dialogue about our country’s immigrant tradition and economic future.