11 Sep 2019 New Findings Show Improvement In Food Insecure Population

A new report released by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) found a large decline in food insecurity among households with children, which went from 15.7% in 2017 to 13.9% in 2018 and represents the lowest rate in at least 20 years. Kate Leone, Chief Government Relations Officer of Feeding America, discusses the decline: “While we are encouraged by the decline in food insecurity rates, the fact that more than 37 million Americans struggle to put food on the table is unacceptable.”

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