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  • SNAP reduces hunger and food insecurity by providing low-income people necessary food money.

  • SNAP improves dietary intake and health, especially among children and with lasting effects.

  • SNAP bolsters local economies by increasing money spent for food at local retailers.

  • SNAP lifts millions of people out of poverty.

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  • SNAP delivers assistance quickly and effectively to people recovering from natural disasters or economic crises.

  • SNAP reaches key vulnerable populations – the large majority are children, seniors, and people with disabilities.

  • SNAP is efficient, using electronic benefits technology and regular channels of commerce.

  • SNAP supports work, helping families struggling with low wages.