The Department of Homeland Security proposal seeks to change a rule that’s been around since 1999.
Extra nutrition benefits are an overlooked staple of the government's disaster response.
Sen. Bernie Sanders faced off with budget director Mick Mulvaney over President Trump's proposed plan.
When Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue announced that certain school nutrition regulations will be relaxed to ensure “local
The budget plan also cuts funding for the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC).
By Susan Blumenthal, M.D. and Katherine Perez While the holiday season is a time of celebration and family feasts, it is
The Educational Testing Service in 2013 calculated that the economic and educational costs of child poverty total half a
Food is a basic need that many people take for granted. Yet, 48 million Americans face limited access to adequate amounts
Since Secretary Vilsack invited me to join him at USDA as Under Secretary of Food and Nutrition Consumer Services (FNCS), not only have we helped to bring America back from the brink of a second economic depression, we have also worked to institutionalize more opportunities and pathways directed at helping states assist consumers and expand direct access to healthy and affordable food.