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Part Six of the SNAP Series: Last Food by Eli Saslow

The biggest crisis Washington won't address

There's the 99% and the 1%, and then there's the 16%. The latter number is the proportion of Americans who don't have enough food to eat, according to the most recent figures on food insecurity. In absolute numbers, nearly 50 million people in this country—including 16 million children—don't have enough food to live a healthy life.

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