Food Stamps Across the Country

The New York Times' has created an interactive map of food stamp usage breaking down recipients by county across the United States.

"The number of food stamp recipients has climbed by about 10 million over the past two years, resulting in a program that now feeds 1 in 8 Americans and nearly 1 in 4 children."

Thanks to Franny Ritchie

Full Story: Food Stamp Usage Across the Country

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Latinos should be included

Data on food stamp usage by Latinos should also be included on this map.

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