USDA: Growing Hunger in America

According to a recent US Department of Agriculture report, noted in today’s Washington Post in “More Americans Going Hungry” by Amy Goldstein, households dealing with food shortages shot up to 49 million (nearly15%), the largest number since the government began keeping data. Households with children account for 21%.

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