Consumers seeing relief in some food prices as inflation continues to slow

By: - August 14, 2023 3:00 am

Congress has authorized a new, more permanent Summer Electronic Benefits Transfer program aimed at supplementing other efforts that target child hunger. Guidelines direct states to proclaim their interest by Jan. 1 for the benefits that begin next summer. Nebraska officials have yet to decide whether to participate. (Courtesy of Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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Casey Quinlan
Casey Quinlan

Casey Quinlan is an economy reporter for States Newsroom, based in Washington, D.C. For the past decade, they have reported on national politics and state politics, LGBTQ rights, abortion access, labor issues, education, Supreme Court news and more for publications including The American Independent, ThinkProgress, New Republic, Rewire News, SCOTUSblog, In These Times and Vox.