Dec 13, 2014

Congress puts potatoes on menu for low-income moms

WASHINGTON (AP) — It's another political victory for the popular potato. For the first time, low-income women would be able to pay for white potatoes with government-subsidized vouchers issued by the Women, Infants and Children nutrition program, known as WIC. The potato provision is part of a massive spending bill Congress is considering before the end of the year. White potatoes have been...

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