Cory Booker on getting attention because of his SNAP Challenge: “Our media is fascinated with the pregnancy of a princess … why aren’t we talking about issues of poverty?”

I agree why is this country not addressing the ever growing crisis..Homelessness in America is NO LONGER RESERVED for Drug addicts and mental health patients…when will america wake up

Piers Morgan

Coming up this evening at 9, “Pier Morgan Tonight” welcomes Cory Booker for an exclusive and insightful visit which comes in the middle of his very personal crusade against hunger in the United States.

Well-known for selfless commitment to his work, and his community, the Newark mayor has taken on a new challenge of late, specifically the SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) Challenge, which has him attempting to eat for less than thirty dollars, over the course of a full week.

Currently on the fourth day of his pledge, Booker has received plenty of praise for his efforts, but he’s also been criticized, as recently as Wednesday, by those who feel he’s misrepresenting the food stamp program:

“It’s not meant to be your only calorie intake source,” said CNN’s Christine Romans. “‘Supplemental’ is the key. The government designs it so this is on top of what little money you…

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