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January 9, 2016 1:25 PM

Food stamps will soon require 20 hours of work or classes in NC

Requirement was dropped in 2008 as the recession hit

Feds are restoring it for 23 counties; legislature is adding the other 77 in July

Opponent: ‘It’s part and parcel of a ripping away of the safety net’

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