hunger http://kplu.org en Recession drives up hunger in Washington http://kplu.org/post/recession-drives-hunger-washington <p>The recession has brought a major spike in the number of <a href="http://childrensalliance.org/sites/default/files/Hungry_in_Washington_2012.pdf">Washington families who experience hunger</a>, according to data from advocates and federal officials. Hunger has gone up all over the country, but <a href="http://www.ers.usda.gov/media/884525/err141.pdf">the U.S. Department of Agriculture finds </a>that Washington has fared worse than the country overall.</p> Thu, 06 Sep 2012 23:42:44 +0000 Gabriel Spitzer 6232 at http://kplu.org Recession drives up hunger in Washington