Millions of Americans will feel the impact of inflation as these states stop emergency food stamp benefits.
Find a full list of the included states here.
Why are the benefits ending?
The federal public health emergency is set to expire April 16, 2022. SNAP, also known as food stamps, has been providing at least $95 a month to recipients over the last two years. Find additional information here.
The states that are no longer including emergency funds in their SNAP befits are:
- North Dakota
- South Dakota
- West Virginia
States that aren’t listed are still providing emergency allotments for April or are waiting approval from the USDA.