Tax Cuts for the Top 1 Percent Cost More Than SNAP

Center for American Progress

Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) offers nutrition assistance to millions of eligible, low-income individuals and families and provides economic benefits to communities. SNAP is the largest program in the domestic hunger safety net.

Today, it’s on the chopping block.

  • 1,502,000 Ohio residents rely on SNAP to feed themselves and their families,
  • 991,320 of SNAP recipients are children,
  • 540,720 are families with members who are elderly or have disabilities.

We can’t afford to feed our community, but we can afford to put money in the already full pockets of the uber rich. Read more here.