Today, the Commissioner and I are meeting with SNAP Western Region Administrators. Naturally, the SNAP sanction and backlog will be a point of discussion. The work that has been done and done so well over the last couple of weeks is going to make that a much easier conversation. Elaine Rich, our Chief of Program Integrity, recently noted that “an amazing amount of work is being done in the field! DPA is processing many more applications than just the original SNAP backlog.