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Field Reports

SNAP Keeps Louisiana Strong and Healthy During Difficult Times

Sakeenah Shabazz, Emerson Fellow
Published 2017

New Orleans, Louisiana

This report will explore the prevalence and connectedness of food insecurity and poverty in Louisiana, the role of SNAP in addressing those issues, and the far-reaching impacts that the program has on the health and economic wellbeing of our state. Finally, it will offer solutions for improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the program in Louisiana.

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Publication tags: Field Reports - Food Access, Rural Food Access, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)/Food Stamps - Policymakers, Project implementers, Researchers

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Sakeenah Shabazz

Emerson Fellow