As you talk with your Members of Congress, share these legislative priorities (pdf files):
For more information on the FY2016 Congressional Budget, see the Coalition on Human Needs webinar recording.
Rep. Jim McGovern (D-MA) launches #FillUpYourPlate campaign to hear what SNAP means to those who rely on the program.
Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) introduced the Summer Meals Act, S. 2527 on June 25; bipartisan bill will enhance efforts to expand the reach of the Summer Food Program to low-income children and significantly simplify the administration of the program for sponsors.
FRAC’s sends letter to House Members (pdf) in opposition to provisions that delay or dilute the nutrition standards for school meals and WIC.
Members of Congress send letter to USDA (pdf) regarding orderly SNAP Heat and Eat implementation.
About the FRAC Action Council
The FRAC Action Council is the 501(c)(4) arm of the Food Research and Action Center (FRAC).