Nutrition

Nutrition

Articles

May 6, 2015

Welcome to the Domestic Policy Action Network (DPAN), your go-to news primer for current domestic issues related to Episcopal Church policy and advocacy organized by the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society! This bimonthly newsletter includes legislative updates on the federal budget...

February 12, 2015

Welcome to the Domestic Policy Action Network (DPAN), your go-to news primer for current domestic issues related to Episcopal Church policy and advocacy work organized by the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society! This bimonthly edition offers an exciting announcement concerning the...

November 17, 2013

You are in a position to accomplish powerful advocacy for critical nutrition programs right now. The Farm Bill, an omnibus bill that dictates funding for food, farm, and nutrition programs over the next five years, is currently being conferenced by a committee of senators and representatives....

September 13, 2013

Following the defeat of the House of Representatives farm bill last June, House leadership divided the agriculture and nutrition titles of the farm bill into two separate pieces of legislation for another vote. The agriculture titles passed, and the House is now preparing to vote on the...

May 21, 2013

This week, the Senate considers a five-year Farm Bill that will have profound implications for hungry and malnourished people in the United States and around the world.

Despite promising improvements in the Millennium Development Goals, an estimated one billion people still live on less...

May 24, 2012

On a recent visit to an U.S. indigenous community's lunch program for school-age kids, I watched a small boy scoop mashed potatoes from his plate into his jean pocket. "Why did you do that?" I inquired. The boy looked up at me and explained it was for his mother, so that she could eat that day...

August 2, 2010

The Honorable Harry Reid Majority Leader United States Senate Washington, DC 20510 Washington, DC 20515

The Honorable Nancy Pelosi Speaker of the House United States House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515

The Honorable Mitch McConnell Minority Leader United States...