“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.
Chairman Lucas Giving Opening Statement at the First Farm Bill Audit Hearing
Jun 24, 2011
June 24, 2011 – Chairman Lucas gives an opening statement during the first audit hearing on farm policy. The House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management examined the Federal Crop Insurance program.