Feature: Food Security Publications

FRAC: How Hungry is America?
October 9, 2018

This analysis of the Gallup data by FRAC looks at the rates at which Americans answered “yes” to the question “Have there been times in the past 12 months when you did not have enough money to buy food that you or your family needed?” nationally, regionally, at the state level, and at the local level (by Metropolitan Statistical Area, or MSA) in 2016 and 2017.

MOST RECENT PUBLICATIONS

CHN submits comments opposing HUD rule that would harm low-income Americans
October 17, 2019

CHN submitted comments in opposition to a proposed Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) rule that would make it exponentially harder for victims of housing discrimination to challenge and overcome policies or practices that disproportionately harm low-income people, people with disabilities, women, families with children, communities of color, and other vulnerable populations – the populations the Coalition on Human Needs serves. CHN storngly opposes the proposed rule and urges HUD to withdraw it.

Proposed Allocations for FY2020 Appropriations, by Subcommittee (302(b) allocations)
September 30, 2019

Proposed Allocations for FY2020 Appropriations, by Subcommittee (302(b) allocations)

CHN comments on proposal that would cut SNAP benefits for more than 3 million Americans
September 24, 2019

CHN submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Agriculture that would reduce the number of people eligible for SNAP as well as other nutrition assistance programs. The proposed changes would cause serious harm to more than 3 million people nationwide who would lose SNAP benefits, as well as to the economy and the country as a whole. CHN strongly opposes the proposed rule and urged the U.S. Department of Agriculture to withdraw it.