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US Sen. Jack Reed urges Congress to aid food banks

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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Jack Reed is urging fellow members of Congress to strengthen the federal nutrition safety net for food banks. Reed and 25 of his Senate colleagues have sent a letter to key negotiators working on a stalled farm bill asking them to support a level of funding for The Emergency Food Assistance Program that he says will help keep pace with the demand for...