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Reaching the Underserved Elderly and Working Poor in SNAP: Evaluation Findings from the FY 2009 Pilots

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In 2009, Congress authorized and funded pilot projects to test approaches to facilitate access to SNAP among two underserved populations: the elderly and the working poor. The Michigan and Pennsylvania pilots successfully increased access to SNAP among the elderly. No significant impacts on access were found in the other four states.

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