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Rising food bank use leads to call for B.C. poverty reduction strategy

A discussion about the role of food banks hosted by CBC Vancouver led to calls to address the root causes of poverty. While advocates called for a concrete poverty strategy, Minister Peter Fassbender said better jobs will do the most good.
A discussion about the role of food banks hosted by CBC Vancouver led to calls to address the root causes of poverty. While advocates called for a concrete poverty strategy, Minister Peter Fassbender said better jobs will do the most good. 1:31:06