(New York, NY) – On Tuesday, November 19th, State Senator Gustavo Rivera and State Senator Liz Krueger will host a Roundtable with NYS Senators from the Democratic Conference and advocates to examine the impact of federal cuts to the SNAP program on New York State residents and business owners. They will also explore what actions, if any, the state can take to alleviate the strain the cuts will cause on New Yorkers and the economy.
WHAT: Roundtable on the Impact of SNAP Cuts
WHO: State Senator Gustavo Rivera
State Senator Liz Krueger
Kelly Young, Farm Bureau
Joel Berg, NYC Coalition Against Hunger
Triada Stampas, Food Bank for NYC
Kate McKenzie, City Harvest
Mark Dunlea, Hunger Action Network
WHEN: Tuesday, November 19, 2013
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
WHERE: Guttman Community College
50 West 40th Street, Room 401
New York, NY 10018
*There is limited space available. Members of the press that wish to attend need to register prior to the event. To register, please email Annalicia Finol at firstname.lastname@example.org.