FRAC Applauds White House National Strategy to Address Hunger and Its Root Causes

WASHINGTON, September 27, 2022 — The Food Research & Action Center is pleased that the “National Strategy on Hunger, Nutrition, and Health,” released today by the Biden-Harris administration, heeds the calls of anti-hunger organizations to build on the lessons learned from the pandemic, including bolstering federal nutrition programs, to effectively end hunger in the U.S. by 2030.

FRAC Applauds the Biden Administration for Improvements to Public Charge Rule, Calls on Congress to Pass Lift the Bar Act to Further Mitigate Hunger

WASHINGTON, September 8, 2022 — The Food Research & Action Center (FRAC) commends the Biden administration for issuing a new final public charge rule that provides confirmation to eligible immigrant families that they can access and benefit from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicaid, and housing assistance without negative repercussions to their immigration status.  

Families Say Summer P-EBT Benefits Kept Hunger at Bay

WASHINGTON, August 15, 2022 – The Food Research & Action Center’s (FRAC) Pandemic EBT: Recommendations for a Permanent Nationwide Summer EBT Program report released today identifies best practices to ensure that children have access to nutrition benefits during the summer, and shares quotes from families about how Summer Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) helped them put food on the table.