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Mar 15, 2021

$1.9 trillion relief plan includes help for food insecurity

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Airline business has started to pick up. The plan could also provide help with ventilation in schools as they plan to reopen.

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Pandemic relief package includes spending aimed at reducing food insecurity

Mar 15, 2021
Some measures directly target food insecurity, like the extension of a SNAP benefit increase. Others are more indirect.
One in eight people in the United States may experience food insecurity this year, according to a projection from hunger relief organization Feeding America.
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Stimulus could fund ventilation improvements in classrooms

Mar 15, 2021
Run-down public schools made air quality a problem before COVID.
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Nicole Childers Executive Producer
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