We recently commented on Governor Jeff Landry's plan to reject federal funding for summer EBT programs in this article by Joni Hess for Nola.com:

"Ellie Duff, director of Culture Aid NOLA, a non-traditional, no-questions-asked food bank established during the pandemic, said that when other pandemic-era programs ended, her group saw an increase in need.

"At the end of 2021 when the COVID tax credit ended, we saw a 20% increase in guests over the next month. We can expect to see a similar rise in numbers in the upcoming summer months due to EBT being pulled," Duff said."

Read the full article here .

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