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Wos warns of next food stamp deadline
Secretary of Health and Human Services Aldona Wos told lawmakers Wednesday that the state will have a difficult time meeting a key food stamp deadline March 31.
Wake school board meeting: Teacher pay and evaluation
The Wake County Board of Education is expected to approve a resolution Tuesday, March 4, 2014, that opposes the proposed legislation that would reward the top 25 percent of teachers with extra pay.
Balky NC computer system irks high school seniors
A new state computer system intended to be a resource for parents, students, teachers and school administrators is plagued with problems.
NC food stamps problems detailed
WRAL News reporter Tyler Dukes outlines problems with the food stamps system in North Carolina.think that has to impact. The need and demand. For food -- food stamps or food things absolutely. And in one of the things that's. Perhaps more telling about you know where. Our states stands in terms of -- chances to look at the poverty rate and when you talk to poverty experts. At at UNC and do what the point now. Is that you know the poverty rate North Carolina has been growing even pre recession. And because food through stamp participation closely tracks that poverty rate what we're seeing is a very high poverty rate even relative to -- unemployment. So you know these are just different kinds of economic indicators. When you talk to experts
More hungry families find food stamp progress lacking
Despite signs of a recovering economy, the explosive growth in demand for food and nutrition benefits over the last several years has caused problems for struggling case managers and waiting clients.
Q&A: NC food stamp growth
Learn more about how food stamps work in North Carolina.
Wake boosts staff to deal with Medicaid, food stamp backlog
One week after meeting a federal deadline to reduce a massive number of late food stamp cases, Wake county social services staff are preparing to deal with another backlog - this time with Medicaid.
After 'herculean effort,' most late food stamp cases cleared
North Carolina has met a federal deadline to clear a massive backlog of food stamp applications, state Secretary of Health and Human Services Secretary Aldona Wos told lawmakers Tuesday.
As federal deadline arrives, NC food stamp updates go dark
The state's health agency says it will wait one more day to release information on whether it met Monday's federal deadline for clearing the majority of its backlogged food stamp cases.