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Impact of Federal Shutdown

Friday, January 18, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Sabeen Perwaiz
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SNAP Recipients, Food Pantries, and Domestic-Violence Shelters Face Uphill Battle During Shutdown

The longest U.S. government shutdown in history has the already overburdened nonprofit world on alert. The National Council of Nonprofits joined the National Governors Association and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in condemning politics as usual when it sent a letter to President Trump and members of Congress, calling the shutdown "a tragic failure of leadership" with "very real and lasting consequences."  Read more here.