Letters and Correspondence
Nutrition 2015 Funding to Senate Appropriations CommitteeNutrition
First Focus Campaign for Children sent a letter to the leaders of the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee and the Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, & Related Agencies on May 19, 2014. This letter urges lawmakers to fully fund child nutrition programs including the School Meals Program, Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children, and the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. This letter also asks that Congress reject efforts to use the appropriations process to change or weaken federal child nutrition programs.