What you need to know:

  • On May 15, the House passed the HEROES Act (H.R. 6800) with a vote of 208-199. The bill now moves to the Senate. Urge the Senate and the Administration to enact a COVID-19 recovery package that continues to provide nutrition and other needed assistance to struggling individuals and families.
  • On May 12, Speaker Pelosi and House Democrats introduced the fourth COVID-19 response package, H.R. 6800 – HEROES Act. Check out FRAC’s statement, FRAC’s analysis, the bill text, and the section-by-section summary from the House.
  • Read about FRAC’s ongoing leadership to ensure the nutritional needs of millions are met.

Federal Nutrition Programs: Response to COVID-19