Tennessee’s grocery tax holiday ends midnight Wednesday, but food insecurity doesn’t

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 30, 2022 4:14 PM CT | Published: August 30, 2022 4:14 PM CT

The one-month grocery tax holiday has helped people stretch their budgets, but it has not made a dent in the issue of food insecurity, the Mid-South Food Bank’s CEO says.


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Ian Round

Ian Round

Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter based in Nashville. He came to Tennessee from Maryland, where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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