Letters and Correspondence
Nutrition 2015 Funding to House Appropriations Committee
Meghan Mack (Former Staff)Nutrition
First Focus Campaign for Children sent a letter to leaders of the U.S. House Appropriations Committee and the Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, & Related Agencies, & Related Agencies on May 20, 2014. This letter urges lawmakers to fully fund child nutrition programs inclduing the School Meals Program, Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children, and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. This letter also asked that Congress reject efforts to use the appropriations process to change or weaken federal child nutrition programs.