FRAC Applauds Multi-State Litigation to Stop the Administration from Taking Away SNAP Benefits for Nearly 700,000 People

WASHINGTON, January 16, 2020 — Today, a group of 15 attorneys general and New York City filed multi-state litigation to prevent the Trump administration from implementing a SNAP rule change that would take food off the tables of nearly 700,000 people. The rule is scheduled to be implemented on April 1, 2020. The litigation asks the court to find the rule unlawful and to issue an injunction to prevent it from taking effect.

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Food Research & Action Center Names New President

WASHINGTON, January 16, 2020 — FRAC’s Board of Directors has selected Luis Guardia to serve as it’s new president, effective March 1, 2020. Guardia, who most recently served as the Chief Business and Financial Services Officer at Global Impact and Chief Operating Officer at the ONE Campaign, will bring 30 years of experience in nonprofit management and a wealth of expertise in advocacy, health care, international development, philanthropy, and public media to FRAC.