‘This American Life’ features Baltimore Banner story on SNAP benefits theft

Published on: January 23, 2023 2:32 PM EST|Updated on: January 23, 2023 6:21 PM EST

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”This American Life” recently featured Baltimore Banner reporter Brenna Smith’s story about a mother who was on a quest to get back nearly $3,000 worth of SNAP benefits that were stolen from her.

Last September, Brenna told us the story about Renee Z, who was determined to track down the thieves who stole her benefits. In what became a bureaucratic runaround, Smith personally drove Renee around to locate security footage to identify the thieves.

You can listen to Brenna’s story on ”This American Life” in an episode called “The Runaround.”

Here is a link to the piece in “This American Life.”

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