Local Politicians Participate in the S.N.A.P. Program : News Photo

Local Politicians Participate in the S.N.A.P. Program

ROCKVILLE, MD - FEB 04: Timothy Warner is the Chief Engagement and Partnership Officer for MOCO Public Schools. He's eyeing frozen corn in the freezer case at the Giant food store in Rockville. He had to pass up several items in the case that appealed to him but did not fit his budget. Members of the Montgomery County Council as well as local activists and members the the Montgomery County Board of Education took part in a shopping venture to see if they could live on $5.00 a day worth of food. They had a $25.00 limit (5-day supply) as part of the SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, the new name for food stamps). It was an effort to raise poverty awareness in an otherwise affluent county. Photo by Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post via Getty Images
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ROCKVILLE, MD - FEB 04: Timothy Warner is the Chief Engagement and Partnership Officer for MOCO Public Schools. He's eyeing frozen corn in the freezer case at the Giant food store in Rockville. He had to pass up several items in the case that appealed to him but did not fit his budget. Members of the Montgomery County Council as well as local activists and members the the Montgomery County Board of Education took part in a shopping venture to see if they could live on $5.00 a day worth of food. They had a $25.00 limit (5-day supply) as part of the SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, the new name for food stamps). It was an effort to raise poverty awareness in an otherwise affluent county. Photo by Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post via Getty Images
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February 04, 2013
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Timothy Warner is the Chief Engagement and Partnership Officer for... News Photo 160741761Chief,Engagement,Horizontal,Human Interest,Maryland,Officer,Partnership,Public,Rockville,School,USAPhotographer Collection: The Washington Post 2013 The Washington PostROCKVILLE, MD - FEB 04: Timothy Warner is the Chief Engagement and Partnership Officer for MOCO Public Schools. He's eyeing frozen corn in the freezer case at the Giant food store in Rockville. He had to pass up several items in the case that appealed to him but did not fit his budget. Members of the Montgomery County Council as well as local activists and members the the Montgomery County Board of Education took part in a shopping venture to see if they could live on $5.00 a day worth of food. They had a $25.00 limit (5-day supply) as part of the SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, the new name for food stamps). It was an effort to raise poverty awareness in an otherwise affluent county. Photo by Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post via Getty Images