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JAMA Forum: Evidence Suggest That Meal Assistance Programs Do More Than “Sound Good”

About a year ago, Mick Mulvaney, director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), got himself into a bit of trouble when he argued that cuts to the… 1,028 more words

Health Policy

Introduction

Hello and welcome to my blog! I have been focusing on food insecurity in America and why I believe it should be fixed. On my blog you can find weekly posts with information on food insecurity in the country. 28 more words

Activism

The Link Crisis Center

At 14 years old I was residing with my mother and stepfather. My mom finally had the tools she needed to be the parent she had always wanted to be. 709 more words

Life

At Risk of Hunger

This month, volunteers came together to discuss various topics in food insecurity. It turns out, there’s a lot more we don’t know about it than we thought! 1,100 more words

Sustainability

The Pasta Problem

If you have ever cooked for a large group before, be it a party, a church group, or a giant, lower-middle class family, you already know that when you have to feed a lot of people with a little money, pasta is the answer.   422 more words

Witnesses to Hunger: Philadelphia Spotlight in Farm Bill Policy Brief

Witnesses to Hunger: Philadelphia Site Representative Tianna Gaines-Turner recently spoke on the role of the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP) in supporting low-income households, and her testimony is featured in the Greater Philadelphia Farm Bill Working Group’s 2018 policy briefing, “Why the Farm Bill Matters for Greater Philadelphia.” 43 more words

Philadelphia

Guelph MP Lloyd Longfield hosts food security town hall

The issue of food security in Guelph and throughout Canada will be the topic of discussion at a town hall hosted by Guelph MP Lloyd Longfield… 211 more words

Canada