FRAC and More Than 550 National, State, and Community-Based Organizations Urge Congress to Reinstate Child Tax Credit and Earned Income Tax Credit Before End of Year

WASHINGTON, November 21, 2022 — The Food Research & Action Center (FRAC) and more than 550 national, state, and local organizations working to end hunger signed a letter urging Congress to reinstate the expanded Child Tax Credit and Earned Income Tax Credit in any year-end tax package. The letter calls on Congress to revive these critical tax benefits as millions of families in the U.S. struggle against hunger and poverty.

New WIC Food Package Would Support Health Outcomes for Pregnant and Post-Partum Individuals, Infants, and Children

WASHINGTON, November 17, 2022 —The Food Research & Action Center (FRAC) commends the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for today’s announcement of the proposed food package for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), which will go a long way in making this critical program even healthier, more accessible, and easier to use.