The Trump Administration Wants to Deny SNAP Benefits to Parents Who Don't Pay Child Support

psmag.com - 05-02

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The United States Department of Agriculture has asked states to start enforcing a punitive measure that experts believe would result in more low-income families going without food assistance. In a memorandum sent on Wednesday, officials urged regional directors to disqualify parents who fail to pay child support from participating in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.