WASHINGTON, DC – Pennsylvania U.S. Senator John Fetterman on Monday released the following statement on House Republicans’ plan to cut funding for SNAP:

“Cut SNAP for families and kids while pushing tax cuts for billionaires? Not on my watch.”

Sen. Fetterman on Wednesday will chair his first subcommittee hearing in the Subcommittee on Food and Nutrition, Specialty Crops, Organics, and Research for a hearing will focus specifically on SNAP and the critical assistance it provides to working families through the upcoming Farm Bill.