Politics. Wisconsin. Bringing It All Back Home.
Every soup kitchen, food pantry, food bank, and food rescue group in America collectively provide about $5 billion worth of food. So if the House cuts go through it’s as if every charity providing food in America — every church, synagogue, and mosque feeding their neighbors — didn’t exist for four years.
--Joel Berg of the New York City Coalition Against Hunger, putting the House of Representatives’ $20 billion cuts to the food stamp program into perspective