Posted by: MM | August 12, 2011

Philadelphia’s first district is the second hungriest in the nation

Pennsylvania’s First Congressional District is the second hungriest in the nation. The district includes Kensington, parts of North and South Philadelphia, and Chester. About 50% of households with children in this district suffer from hunger. This is based on a recent FRAC report that analyzes data from a survey of more than one million people conducted over three years by the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index project. The poll is among the largest ever taken.

Read the story from Philadelphia Inquirer >


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