Flunking Food and Hunger in Congress

By | December 19th, 2013 | Blogs, FPA Blogs & News |

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Twenty-eight members of the House of Representatives and 10 in the Senate got a grade of zero out of 100 from the watchdog group Food Policy Action because they voted against farm bill amendments to improve how our food is grown, help millions of hungry Americans feed themselves, reform out-of-control farm subsidies and protect the environment from farming practices that foul air, land and water – and that’s just for starters.

Food Policy Action’s Congressional Scorecard Names 87 Good Food Champions

By | December 10th, 2013 | Blogs, FPA Blogs & News |

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Food Policy Action, a national nonprofit organization, today announced that 87 members of Congress - 73 House members and 14 senators -- have received perfect scores on its 2013 National Food Policy Scorecard.

Media advisory: Chef Colicchio, Food and Farm Advocates to Release 2013 National Food Policy Scorecard

By | December 3rd, 2013 | FPA Blogs & News, Press Releases - Food Policy Action |

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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.

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