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Recent college grads among those using food stamps in Minnesota

More than 520,000 Minnesotans now receive food stamps. The numbers have soared across the country since the economic downturn, and MPR reports that some of the new names on the food stamp rolls are people you might not expect: recent college graduates.
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More than 520,000 Minnesotans now receive food stamps. The numbers have soared across the country since the economic downturn, and MPR reports that some of the new names on the food stamp rolls are people you might not expect: recent college graduates.

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