A recent report by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) documents a steep decline in the number of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) participants in recent years, and a very steep decline in recent months.
September 2016, Volume 34, Issue 17
SNAP Caseloads Going Down, Down, Down
SPM: A Better Mousetrap?
The Census Bureau published the sixth release of the supplemental poverty measure (SPM), which takes account of programs and expenses that are not reflected in the official poverty measure.