Toni Preckwinkle speaks before the Cook County Board. (Photo: Cook County Board)
Chicago, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle issued a blistering statement condemning the Trump Administration's proposed Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (known as SNAP, formerly Food Stamps) proposal, which could cause millions of the nation's poor to face starvation.
One in seven people in Cook County would be affected if the new rules become effective.
In her statement, President Preckwinkle said, "The Trump administration has once again enacted a policy that attacks and further marginalizes the most vulnerable members of . . .