Media advisory: Chef Colicchio, Food and Farm Advocates to Release 2013 National Food Policy Scorecard
CONTACT: Claire Benjamin firstname.lastname@example.org
Washington, D.C. – Chef Tom Colicchio and other Food Policy Action board members will hold a press conference on Tuesday (Dec. 10) for accredited journalists to release the 2013 National Food Policy Scorecard.
The annual scorecard ranks members of Congress based on their votes on food and farm related issues. Chef Colicchio is a board member of the group, which was founded last year by Environmental Working Group president Ken Cook.
What: Press conference with FPA board members to release 2013 scorecard
When: 1:00 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Dec. 10
Where: Graffiato restaurant, 707 6th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001
Who: Chef Tom Colicchio, Craft restaurants owner and FPA board member; Ken Cook, EWG president and FPA board chair; Chef Mike Isabella, owner of Graffiato
Its mission is to highlight the importance of food policy and promote policies that support healthy diets, reduce hunger, improve food access and affordability, uphold the rights and dignity of food and farm workers, increase transparency, protect public health and the environment, reduce food-borne illness, support local and regional food systems, and treat farm animals humanely. FPA promotes positive policies through education and publication of the scorecard.
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