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What does SNAP stand for?

SNAP stands for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (US Department of Agriculture)

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Critics of USDA's food stamp program (now known as the supplemental nutrition assistance program, or SNAP) have complained for decades that the program is poorly administered and that it annually loses millions, if not billions, of taxpayer dollars due to "waste, fraud and abuse.
It also calls for the conversion of the federal share of spending on Medicaid and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, formerly known as Food Stamps, into block grants to states.
The last significant change came in 2008, when the program was given a new name: the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP.