USDA secretary battles with U.S. House Republicans over costs of federal nutrition programs

By: - March 30, 2023 5:15 am

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack defended Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits in the farm bill against House Republicans who want to add work requirements to the federal nutrition programs and challenged spending levels at a Tuesday hearing. (Photo by Jared Strong | Iowa Capital Dispatch)

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Adam Goldstein
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Adam Goldstein was the D.C. Bureau intern for States Newsroom. Goldstein was a graduate student at the University of Missouri School of Journalism, studying digital reporting. He is originally from San Francisco, and loves swimming, cooking, and the San Francisco 49ers.