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After a month of shutdown, US federal workers turn to food banks

Bangkok Post Wednesday, 23 January 2019 ()
NEW YORK - Most never needed help from a food pantry. But a month since the US government shutdown began, dozens of federal employees have been lining up in Brooklyn for basics.
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News video: Food Pantry Sees Demand Increase During Shutdown

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Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross says he can’t understand why some federal workers are turning to food pantries. WBZ-TV’s Juli McDonald reports.

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