Omnibus expands summer nutrition, addresses SNAP theft

The spending mega-package is out, and it includes a deal on school nutrition and language aimed at tackling SNAP benefit skimming. Democrats call for front-of-pack food labeling. The White House seeks input on biotech. And stakeholders call (again) for a single foods leader at FDA.

Zoomed in on a glass door to a store. The sign on the door says We accept EBT, food stamp benefits."

Ft. Wayne - Circa November 2021: SNAP and EBT Accepted here sign. SNAP and Food Stamps provide nutrition benefits to supplement the budgets of disadvantaged families.

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