(So much for states’ rights…)
This is what Trump is so eager to take away from struggling workers.
Well, I’ve got news for them.
Making struggling workers hungrier won’t help them find work any faster.
Research shows that when workers have access to those basics, they’re better able to work & have higher earnings.
In Arkansas, over 17,000 people have already lost Medicaid since the state instituted work reporting requirements 6 months ago.
It also comes as we mark the 1 year anniversary of his tax cuts for the wealthy—which gave more in tax breaks to the top 1% than *the entire SNAP program costs.* americanprogress.org/issues/economy…
This is a PROPOSED rule, which means we have the opportunity to tell Trump what we think about it (and hopefully stop it from taking effect).
In fact, the Trump admin is legally required to read every single comment it receives in the next 60 days.