Archive for Tag: College Students

Dunn bill relaxing SNAP work requirements for EOF students advances in Assembly

TRENTON, N.J. – Financially-strapped New Jersey college students receiving Educational Opportunity Fund awards should be not have to worry about how they are going to afford their next meal, says Assemblywoman Aura Dunn. Her bill calling on the federal government to relax the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program’s 20-hour work...

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Dunn Bill helping college students access food assistance wins unanimous support in committee

TRENTON, N.J. – Assemblywoman Aura Dunn’s bill helping economically disadvantaged college students qualify for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program passed the Assembly Human Services Committee Monday. “These students are working hard to educate themselves and to build a better life for their future and they can’t be effective in...

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