House passes SNAP funding to get food to families in need

The Alaska House of Representatives appropriated more than $6 million in funding to assist Alaskan families who depend on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to meet feed their families. Some 82,000 Alaskans used SNAP benefits. The legislation,┬áHouse Bill 79, was introduced by the House Rules Committee upon the request of the governor and passed … Continue reading House passes SNAP funding to get food to families in need