Government Shutdown Puts SNAP in Jeopardy

Michael J. Wilson, director of Maryland Hunger Solutions, spoke with David Greene of NPR’s Morning Edition about the potential impacts on SNAP if the shutdown continues. “Never in the history of the program have people not gotten their benefits. This is the first time that people have really been threatened about not being able to get their benefits, and not being able to eat,” says Wilson. Listen to the full conversation.