MAZON Celebrates Senate Farm Bill Passage
The bipartisan effort reflects the Farm Bill's intention—to balance the needs of farmers with rural and urban consumers.
MAZON Labels Passage of H.R. 2 a ‘Failure of Leadership’
The narrow vote by House Republicans represents poor leadership and a lack of concern for the American people.
MAZON Calls Proposal for ‘Department of Health and Public Welfare’ a First Strike
The White House’s plan for restructuring is a clear move towards their goal of doing away with social safety net programs.
Republican SNAP Proposals Will Disproportionately Impact Indian Country
The draft Farm Bill's proposals for cuts to SNAP disregard the needs of Native American communities.
Why Does the Farm Bill Hurt the People it is Meant to Help?
By eliminating broad-based categorical eligibility, the House Farm Bill draft punishes families who are already working to lift themselves out of poverty.
The Ryan-Conaway Farm Bill Will Make Seniors Sicker
The draft Farm Bill undermines SNAP, meaning that we’ll have sicker and poorer Americans as they reach retirement age.
Farm Bill Proposal Gets Military Food Stamp Policy Wrong
This bill includes proposals that threaten to pull the rug out from under millions of Americans, among them thousands of currently serving members of our nation's armed forces.
So I Hear the Farm Bill Is Bad...But How Bad Is It?
MAZON offers a breakdown of how the proposed changes in the draft Farm Bill could have devastating impacts on the lives of millions of Americans.
Statement: MAZON Responds to USDA Report on Food Security
It is shameful that 15.6 million American households continue to struggle to put enough food on the table each day.
MAZON Condemns Chairman Mike Conaway's Blocking of Amendment to Help Military Families
MAZON: A Jewish Response to Hunger condemns the recent action by House Committee on Agriculture Chairman Mike Conaway to block an amendment that would correct an unintended barrier preventing military families from accessing SNAP benefits.