NJ Spotlight News

SNAP benefits to increase by record amount in October

Clip: 08/16/2021 | 1m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

The per-person benefits will increase by $36 from the average $121 a month. The Biden administration approved this largest increase in the program's history aiming to help low-income families still struggling to put food on the table as a result of the pandemic.

Aired: 08/16/21

Rating: NR

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