By Martin Crutsinger, AP Economics Writer
Millions of Americans who are working full-time jobs still rely on federal health care and food assistance programs because of low wages, a bipartisan congressional watchdog says.
A report from the Government Accountability Office found that about 70% of adult workers participating in Medicaid, which provides health care to low-income Americans, and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, also known as food stamps, are working full time.
The report was requested by Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, who said itsAdd to favorites
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