“SNAP is essential in protecting the most vulnerable citizens during tough times, but we need to have a complete understanding of its mission and purpose.” That was the message from House Agriculture Committee Chairman K. Michael Conaway this week as the committee began its top-to-bottom review of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), previously known as food stamps.
To consider the issuance of a subpoena to compel the attendance of a witness
Issues: MF Global
To compel former MF Global CEO Jon Corzine to attend a subsequent hearing to examine the MF Global Bankruptcy
Roll Call Votes
Lucas Amendment (passed by voice vote)