Entries by spowell

Recess Action to Get the Improved CTC Passed

Urge your Senators, while they are home for the next two weeks, to pass the Tax Relief for American Families and Workers Act and reject any amendments that could limit the impact of the Child Tax Credit (CTC) for families struggling to put food on the table. Resources: national anti-hunger organization letter; Center on Budget […]

URGENT Action Alert – Expand the Child Tax Credit NOW

The below is the latest Action Alert from the Food Research Center. The article illustrates how movement in our government can help so many families in low income households get food on the table. But they need your help! “Yesterday, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden (D-OR) and House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Jason […]

New Website for Florida Government Assistance

Website is for recipients of SNAP, TANF and Medicaid Floridians who get food, cash or health care assistance through the government now need to navigate a new website. The Florida Department of Children and Families is launching a new “My Access Portal” for assistance with SNAP, TANF and Medicaid programs. The website is MyACCESS.myflfamilies.com. The […]