Jessica Klein

Jessica Klein

Jessica Klein is a policy associate for the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy (


Don’t hold our best tool for fighting hunger as a political hostage

By: - May 23, 2023

For the last three years, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) has helped stave off hunger and mitigate the rise in food prices during several waves of international crises. SNAP is essential to the health and success of families, grocers and local economies, filling cabinets and boosting bottom lines with few barriers.  Starting this July […]