Demonstrate Your Organization’s Support to Safeguard the Federal Nutrition Programs – Sign Letter to President-Elect Trump and Congress

Ensure a strong and effective national nutrition safety net for vulnerable, low-income individuals and families.

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On The Hill

  • ACTION ON SENATE CNR: Improving Child Nutrition Integrity and Access Act of 2016 (S. 3136)
    Senate Bill: The Senate Agriculture Committee, who has jurisdiction over the reauthorization in the Senate, voted its version of the bill “Improving Child Nutrition Integrity and Access Act of 2016”  (S. 3136) out of committee in January 2016. No further action has taken place on the bill.
  • ACTION ON HOUSE CNR: Improving Child Nutrition and Education Act of 2016 (H.R. 5003)
    The House Education & the Workforce Committee, who has jurisdiction over reauthorization in the House of Representatives, voted its version of the bill “Improving Child Nutrition and Education Act of 2016”  (H.R. 5003) out of committee in May 2016. No further action has taken place on the bill.

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FRAC Chat

Jan 19, 2017
Jim Weill

Food Research & Action Center President James Weill addressed audiences in honor of former Under Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services, Kevin Concannon, celebrating his role and response to the Great Recession over the last nine years as well as the obstacles facing the incoming leadership.

Jan 05, 2017
Kate Sims

FRAC On the Move is a series in which we follow our policy and program experts as they connect with advocates across the country to explore strategies and develop solutions to end hunger. In this installment, we hear from Kate Sims, senior government relations associate about her trip to Reno for the Western Region Anti-Hunger Consortium meeting.

Dec 28, 2016
Maris Feeley

In 2016, FRAC’s supporters and partners made a difference in the lives of millions of people who struggle against hunger. At the national, state, and local levels, we have urged policymakers to protect and strengthen federal nutrition programs. Thank you for being a partner in the fight against hunger and poverty.