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July 13, 2018
President Trump    Washington Post file photo
White House says 'war on poverty' over amid push to revamp social programs
July 13, 2018 - 9:15pm
February 22, 2018
Brandon Lipps is the administrator of Food and Nutrition Service and acting deputy undersecretary for USDA’s Food Nutrition and Consumer Services. USDA photo.
USDA seeks comments on SNAP benefits for able-bodied adults without dependents
February 22, 2018 - 4:44pm
February 8, 2018
Erica Dischino / Tribune

The Grow Our Own event, hosted Tuesday in Willmar by the Southwest Initiative Foundation, Vision 2040, and the Willmar Area Community Foundation, provided information and discussion on ways the community can work against child poverty.
Community groups focus on fighting child poverty
February 8, 2018 - 5:34am
January 27, 2018
Talks about combating poverty slated in Willmar
January 27, 2018 - 5:45am
February 18, 2014
CBO says minimum wage hike would kill jobs but alleviate poverty
February 18, 2014 - 4:08pm
January 8, 2014
Obama targets poverty in San Antonio, Philadelphia and other U.S. 'zones'
January 8, 2014 - 9:03am
October 31, 2013
Minn., N.D. again nab top 10 spots for child health
October 31, 2013 - 7:04am
September 23, 2013
Coordinated system looks to bring end to homelessness in SW Minn.
September 23, 2013 - 11:28pm
September 17, 2013
U.S. poverty rate flat, 48 million people uninsured: Census
September 17, 2013 - 10:43am
March 26, 2013
USDA expands program to fight rural poverty, including in the Dakotas
March 26, 2013 - 4:46pm
USDA expanding program to fight rural poverty
March 26, 2013 - 6:27am
February 11, 2013
House votes to expand health care for Minnesota’s poorest residents
February 11, 2013 - 10:09pm
June 19, 2012
Child poverty level nearly doubled in the past decade
June 19, 2012 - 12:00am
May 9, 2012
Letter: Blame the Republicans
May 9, 2012 - 12:00am
February 1, 2012
Letter: Nothing learned since 9/11
February 1, 2012 - 12:00am
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