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Use of food stamps, TANF down in ND

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Though North Dakota’s population is growing, the use of social safety-net programs within the state has dropped.

There was a 9 percent decrease in the use of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families from October 2012 to September 2013, said Carol Cartledge, director of the economic assistance policy division of the North Dakota Department of Human Services.

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Katherine Grandstrand
I graduated from Bemidji State University in 2007 with a bachelor's degree in mass communcations, from Columbia College Chicago in 2009 with a master's degree in journalism.  
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