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MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Food stamp debate resumes today in D.C.

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The debate over funding for food stamps is again center stage as the Democrat-controlled U-S Senate and Republican-controlled House again try to reach agreement on a new Farm Bill (first meeting 130pm CT). State Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson says the Senate bill "will be fine" for Minnesotans, but the House bill would mean more people going hungry in Minnesota.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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