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The CalFresh Food Assistance Program

By Caroline Danielson, Daniel Tan

Participation in CalFresh—which helps millions of low-income Californians buy groceries—has risen amid the coronavirus pandemic. This fact sheet provides a ...

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CalFresh during the Pandemic

By Caroline Danielson

Oct 21, 2020 ... In the course of the pandemic-induced economic downturn, large numbers of California households have not had enough to eat.

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The Federal Farm Bill Could Affect CalFresh

By Caroline Danielson

Jul 3, 2018 ... CalFresh is the state's main food assistance program, helping nearly 4 million Californians afford groceries each month.

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Food Assistance Linked to Student Success in College

By Rebecca London, Brandon Balzer Carr

May 9, 2019 ... With many University of California students struggling to afford food and other basic needs, enrollment in the CalFresh food assistance ...

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Testimony: Measuring Poverty in California

By Sarah Bohn

Jan 8, 2014 ... PPIC research fellow Sarah Bohn was asked to testify about the impact of CalFresh on the state's poverty rate. Here are her prepared remarks. My ...