Where food assistance is expanding in Minnesota

  • Graphic by: RAYMOND GRUMNEY
  • Updated: October 28, 2013 - 10:17 PM

One out of every 10 Minnesotans relies on food assistance from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). The need is growing fastest outside the Twin Cities metro. Now, people who aren't sure where their next meal is coming from are worried about where the money for the food stamp program will come from if Washington's budget battles continue. Also, zoom to see the locations of SNAP retailers.
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The Minnesota Department of Human Services, U.S. Department of Agriculture; Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Data System

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