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February 15, 2017

In Defense of WIC: The WIC Food Package is Prescriptive and Specific to the Needs of the Participant

You may encounter the following criticism of WIC: The WIC food package is too restrictive and should be more like SNAP. Here are some suggestions for how to respond if and when you encounter this claim:

February 13, 2017


February 9, 2017

In Defense of WIC: Guidance for Navigating Uncertainty around WIC and Immigration

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