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November 26, 2013 1:14 PM

NC ranks 5th among states in food ‘insecurity’

A report from the Raleigh-based Budget and Tax Center says that 1.6 million low-income people in North Carolina receive food stamps. A temporary increase in funding for the program ended this month and Congress is considering more cuts to the program.

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