Comments for: Food stamp use in Maine climbs in slow economic recovery

Posted July 22, 2011, at 4:49 p.m.
Last modified July 22, 2011, at 9:29 p.m.

AUGUSTA | While there are indications that Maine’s economy is slowly rebounding from the recession, the federally funded food stamps program is growing significantly, helping more poor families get food and, in some ways, the state’s economy as a whole. “It’s really a combination of factors that are causing …

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