On that day, dial 866-527-1087* and urge your Member of Congress to:
*Special thanks to our friends at Feeding America for providing their toll-free number.
The Out of Poverty Caucus is sponsoring the Challenge, beginning June 13. Find out how you can participate…
President Obama releases statement (pdf) opposing the House Farm Bill SNAP cuts and threatens veto.
Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL) introduced a bill requiring SNAP benefits be calculated with reference to USDA low-cost food plan. See FRAC statement.
House members take SNAP/Food Stamp Challenge. See “Take Action” above, and press release [LINK]; follow developments via FRAC postings on Facebook and Twitter (using @fractweets, #SNAPChallenge, #storify).
House Members speak out (pdf) against SNAP cuts and for ending hunger now.
House Farm Bill (H.R. 1947) expected to go to House floor in this week.
About the FRAC Action Council
The FRAC Action Council is the 501(c)(4) arm of the Food Research and Action Center (FRAC).