Act Now: Urge your Senators to Oppose Budget Resolution

  • The full Senate is expected to vote on its FY 2018 Budget Resolution (pdf) as early as Thursday, October 19.
  • Urge your Senators to vote “no” on the Senate Budget Resolution, which set ups a process for consideration of massive tax cuts for the wealthy that would ultimately be paid for by cuts to safety net programs like SNAP and other critical programs that serve low- and moderate-income families.

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House Passes FY 2018 Budget Resolution

On Thursday, October 5, the House passed its FY 2018 Budget Resolution, 219-206.  See FRAC’s statement on the House Budget Resolution vote.

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  • Conference Call

    Find a selection of FRAC conference call recordings on the Conference Call and Webinar Recordings page.

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  • Webinar

    Find a selection of FRAC webinar recordings on the Conference Call and Webinar Recordings page.

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  • Infographic

    “The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children – known as WIC – provides low-income pregnant women, new mothers, infants, and children with nutritious foods, nutrition education, and improved access to health care in order to prevent nutrition-related health problems in pregnancy, infancy, and early childhood.”

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  • Interactive Data Tool

    This interactive map provides food insecurity rates among households with seniors age 60+, by state, on average over 2014-2016. Also includes an interactive, searchable table of senior household food insecurity rates by state.

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FRAC Chat

Sep 25, 2017
Guest Author

First Harvey, then Irma, now Maria – these colossal hurricanes hit Texas, Florida, Georgia, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and beyond with an impact that will be felt for months, if not years to come. These record-breaking disasters have already overturned the lives of millions, and the full extent of Maria’s destruction remains to be seen. The survivors of these disasters will have a lot of challenges to contend with, but hunger should not be one of them.