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Governor Walz to approve free universal school meals Friday afternoon

Mar 17, 2023 10:23AM ● By Content Editor
Photo: School children being served meals (KSTP)

By Emily Baude - KSTP 5 News - March 17, 2023

Minnesota Governor Tim Walz is expected to sign a bill on Friday afternoon approving free, universal school meals.

The bill’s author says that one in six children is learning on an empty stomach. The proposal applies to schools that participate in federal school lunch funding.

To read the full story, visit the KSTP 5 News site here. 

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