House and Senate find common ground after dropping controversial measures that would limit access to SNAP.
Two changes to income deductions have an overall negative effect.
Meanwhile, food insecurity among new immigrant families has nearly doubled in the last decade.
Anti-hunger, small-farm, and environmental groups say the Senate farm bill is the only viable option for passage this year.
The agency stopped defending its decision to hide retailers' SNAP profits more than a year ago. But with a Supreme Court case potentially on the horizon, new emails show it hasn't cut ties with industry on the issue.
It has nothing to do with food and everything to do with the freedom of information.
The Economic Research Service has undercut Trump's claims about food stamps, farming, and the environment. Now, it's about to get booted from Capitol Hill.