House Adjurns Without Passing Child Nutrition Bill

The U.S. House of Representatives adjourned for the rest of the current session without passing a new Child Nutrition bill. Instead, it passed a continuing resolution keeping funding and programs going under the current version of the bill, which many in the school nutrition community do not consider adequate to meet the needs of school dining programs.

The Senate had passed a bill called the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act on August 5th, which provides $4.5 billion to school lunch and

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