The following OpEd was posted by Huffington Post this afternoon:
No one should go hungry in America, and certainly no child should go hungry, especially at the holidays.
We know kids who have access to proper nutrition and develop healthy habits at an early age have a competitive advantage in the classroom and later in life. Without easy access to healthy food, kids have a harder time growing up healthy, strong and ready for the workforce.
That’s why nutrition safety net programs like SNAP, the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC), and school meals are so vital and need to be protected. Read More on HuffingtonPost.com.