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Federal COVID Bill Expands SNAP Eligibility for PA College Students

Ximena Conde
/
WHYY
Locust Walk on the University of Pennsylvania campus.

A larger number of college students in Pennsylvania will now qualify for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, also known as food stamps. WHYY Keystone Crossroad’s Laura Benshoff reports that’s due to the most recent federal COVID-19 relief bill.

(Original air-date: 2/9/21)