Jenny Foster is a mother of two who lives in Hopkinton, NH and teaches her kids to stand up against injustice in all its forms.
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Childcare & Early Education Families & The Federal Budget Family Economic Security Food! MomsRising Near You
March 15, 2017
I am angry! Food security is under attack in New Hampshire. For many New Hampshire working families, paychecks don't cover the full cost of living – daycare, rent, and utilities alone can easily add up to more than what a parent brings home. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Benefits, or SNAP – commonly called food stamps – helps bridge the gap and allows many working poor families to put food on the table. However, in NH and in many other states, there are efforts underway to limit families’ ability to access SNAP. In NH, we are working to defeat NH Senate Bill 7, a bill drafted by a...