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More Manitobans locked out of Rent Assist

Latest cut to government program taking food off tables, advocate says

JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS FILES</p><p>Joey-Jayne Hyltun, volunteering at Winnipeg Harvest food bank. Hyltun is a single senior who lives in subsidized housing with her rent indexed to her pension.</p>

JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS FILES

Joey-Jayne Hyltun, volunteering at Winnipeg Harvest food bank. Hyltun is a single senior who lives in subsidized housing with her rent indexed to her pension.

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Updated on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at 8:12 AM CDT: Final

July 11, 2018 at 10:34 AM: Corrects cost of indexing Rent Assist program and spokesperson's reference to monthly cut, correct photo caption.

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