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Jim Weill, who will retire at the end of the month as head of the Food Research and Action Center, says presumptions about who lives and works in rural America impede federal nutrition policy.
Pain from working in the mines, not layoffs, led to opioid addiction, says researchers. * Michael Bloomberg ventures into the hinterland. * Can Democrats get beyond the “move-to-the-city” rural policy?
A holistic approach to community development means looking beyond strict economics to other factors that sustain rural communities.
A familiar pattern emerges in the latest monthly employment figures. The more rural a county, the slower its job gains are.