Poor kids are being priced out of school lunches

Screen-Shot-2012-08-15-at-8.09.03-AM“The average price of an elementary school lunch has surged 52 percent in just 11 years” while “the median income of U.S. households has declined 5.4 percent” during the same period, CBS News reports. But many Republicans want to cut food stamps and spend more money on military weaponry.

Photo: A school lunch is the only nutritious meal some poor kids get. 

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