Hunger and Food Stamps

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Despite record prosperity, food supplies for the needy are at record lows all over the US, and it's tougher than ever to get food stamps. California requires digital photographs, electronic fingerprints and answers to 21 pages of detailed questions. We ask representatives of local and national food banks, county and state social services how many are going hungry, and if fraud requirements prevent abuse or just keep food from hungry children.
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Second Harvest



Warren Olney


Frances Anderton