How Does the Farm Bill Become Law? Our 10-Step Guide
With the Farm Bill reauthorization process underway, here’s a quick refresher to explain how the Farm Bill becomes law.
MAZON’S Inaugural Rabbinic Justice Mission Brings Rabbis to the U.S. Capitol to Urge Lawmakers to Protect SNAP
The delegation was part of MAZON's efforts to inspire and empower Jewish leaders to engage in anti-hunger advocacy.
MAZON’s CEO Reacts to Defeat of the House Farm Bill
This is a huge victory for millions of families who would have been devastated by the cuts to SNAP proposed by House Republicans.
War of Words: Decoding the Rhetoric About SNAP
We've taken the liberty of providing a glossary of terms so you can know what politicians really mean when SNAP is under attack.
MAZON Delivers Jewish Clergy Sign-On Letter to Members of Congress
The letter, which calls on Members of Congress to protect SNAP in the Farm Bill, was signed by nearly 700 Jewish clergy from across the country.
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.
The 2018 Farm Bill Will Disproportionately Harm Single Mothers
Make no mistake: Those most affected by the harsh proposals in this Farm Bill will be women—specifically single mothers.