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Biden Quietly Preparing for Food Stamp Increase Without Congress


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The Biden administration is planning to use an obscure US Department of Agriculture instrument to lay the groundwork for a long-term increase in food aid for tens of millions of Americans.

The instrument, known as the 'market basket,' is a shopping list used to determine food stamp benefits, and which can be adjusted without risking an impasse in Congress from Republican lawmakers, according to Bloomberg.

https://www.zerohedge.com/personal-finance/biden-prepares-stealth-food-stamp-increase-20-without-congressional-approval

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-05-02/biden-quietly-preparing-for-food-stamp-increase-without-congress

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