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USDA puts pressure on Alaska, other states to keep up with food aid

As Alaska continues to deal with a backlog of food aid applications, U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack sent a letter to all state governors on Thursday, urging them to take steps to make sure their state’s programs issue benefits on time and of the correct amount. Data shows that Alaska is not alone in struggling […]