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Lawsuit settlement will bring millions in additional food stamp funds to Pa.

Hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvania households will receive additional food stamp benefits, thanks to a settlement agreement as a result of a federal lawsuit.

By Kate Giammarise/WESA

Food assistance for four-year college students extended through end of pandemic

In order to qualify, students must also have an estimated family contribution of zero dollars on their federal financial aid forms, and be work-study eligible although not necessarily working, per language from the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021.

By Laura Benshoff/WHYY

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