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The Center for Hunger-Free Communities joined with Benefits Data Trust to release a report looking at the BenePhilly Program, a citywide initiative to improve access to benefit programs for low-income seniors.


The Institute on Taxation and Education recently released an analysis of the tax system in the US entitled “Who Pays? A Distributional Analysis of the Tax System in All 50 States.” 


Our latest policy brief highlights the importance of WIC for mothers and children.


Dr. Mariana Chilton will join a panel of experts to have a national discussion on poverty and hunger and how we can address this national economic crisis.


Dr. Mariana Chilton was interviewed on The War Room with Jennifer Granholm on CurrentTV. Dr. Chilton discusses the current government entitlement programs available for those in poverty, including WIC and SNAP, and the potential impacts of the fiscal cliff on these programs and their recipients.



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