Posted 43 days ago
Shoppers in a Washington, D. C., suburb reacted to surging grocery prices amid supply-chain bottlenecks and rising inflation.
"Can't afford half the stuff… I think it's outrageous," one shopper in Lanham, Maryland, a city 10 miles northeast from the district, told Fox News.
"It's crazy!" another woman leaving Costco said.
Food prices rose 4.6% since September 2020, according to the latest Consumer Price Index. Meat, poultry, fish, and eggs rose 10.5%, the most drastic increase among food items.
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