Illinois’ comeback story starts here.

Ulysses Salamanca: Flash Taco

Ulysses Salamanca: Flash Taco

“We have a slogan that we live by: ‘Life without Mexican food is no life at all.’"

Food stamps put Thanksgiving on more Illinois tables

Food stamps put Thanksgiving on more Illinois tables

Illinoisans are more likely to give thanks that their Thanksgiving meal was purchased with food stamps than in any surrounding state. As the national participation declines, SNAP in Illinois has grown.

By Dylan Sharkey