Dennis Kucinich Obesity Bill Could Fund Child Hunger Initiative

by Congressman Dennis Kucinich
Washington, Feb 24, 2010

Beets, Carrot and Tomatoes
photo by Dandelion Salad

Congressman Dennis Kucinich (D-OH) today offered the following statement on the address by U.S. Department of Agricultural Secretary Tom Vilsack about the Administration’s priorities for reauthorizing the Child Nutrition Act. In his speech at the National Press Club yesterday, Secretary Vilsack said the administration will seek to end child hunger by 2015 and would ask Congress for $1 billion per year for 10 years to pay for the initiative. Continue reading