NJ Spotlight News

Families still waiting for over $500M in food assistance

Clip: 06/23/2021 | 3m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

Millions of dollars in emergency food money was supposed to be given to New Jersey families this school year. But that hasn’t happened, and thousands of children are going hungry. Chalkbeat Newark's Patrick Wall talks with Rhonda Schaffler about why the money hasn't been distributed.

Aired: 06/23/21

Rating: NR

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