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Write Letter to the Editor, Contact Congress to Support SNAP During Congress Recess

From the Every Child Matters Education Fund (http://www.everychildmatters.org/): Every August, our members of Congress leave Washington and travel home specifically to hear from their constituents on the issues they care about. This August, let’s make sure they’re hearing about childhood … Continue reading

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A Food Manifesto for the Future

Shared by the New Community Project (http://www.newcommunityproject.org):   February 1, 2011, NYTimes Mark Bittman   For decades, Americans believed that we had the world’s healthiest and safest diet. We worried little about this diet’s effect on the environment or on … Continue reading

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Child Nutrition Reauthorization: Eight Facts You Need to Know NOW

From the Food Research and Action Council (http://www.frac.org):   This morning (December 15), President Obama signed The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act into law, accompanied by a commitment to work with Congress to fix the SNAP cut included in that Act. … Continue reading

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