Congress Must Lift Lifetime Felony Drug Ban on SNAP and TANF During COVID-19 Pandemic

WASHINGTON, Aug. 4, 2020 – In response to the introduction of the Removing Barriers to Basic Needs Act of 2020 (H.R. 7196)–legislation that would lift a lifetime federal ban on individuals with felony drug convictions from receiving SNAP and TANF assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic–by Rep. Gwen Moore (D-WI) and co-sponsored by 35 other members of Congress, Grant Smith, […]