Today, the Associated Press released an article that featured Ralph Gildehaus, senior program director at MDC. The article, "Food aid in jeopardy for more North Carolina healthy adults" describes potential downsides of current legislation in the state of North Carolina.
Jobless adults in rural counties will face the greatest challenges to meet the requirements, argued Gildehaus. Rural areas have fewer volunteering opportunities, and the lack of public transportation makes monthly mandates even more challenging, Gildehaus said.
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