D.C. Wire: officials announce expansion of food stamp program


Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 04/06/2010

D.C. officials announce expansion of food stamp program

District officials announced Tuesday that they greatly expanded the city's food stamp program recently, allowing up to 5,000 residents to be added to the rolls to help fight poverty and boost the local economy. At a news conference this afternoon, council member Michael Brown (I-At Large) and Mary Cheh (D-Ward...

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