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Food assistance increase meets ‘the needs of the modern day family’

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American diets have changed drastically over the last 45 years, but the food assistance benefits offered to low income families have not – until now. Rep. Jahana Hayes (D-CT), who chairs the subcommittee that oversees the programs, says the increase will provide families better access to healthy foods, something food benefit recipient Daniel Worthey calls “a blessing.”