White House gains partners to end US hunger within a decade


The Biden administration is getting some partners in its bid to end hunger in America within the decade President Biden today will host The White House's first hunger nutrition and health conference since 1969 That one led by president Nixon influenced the nation's food policy agenda for 50 years including a big boost for the food stamps program The White House says several private sector partners have committed more than $8 billion to the goal of ending hunger by 2030 but while the president's touting that support the bigger hurdles likely lie in the increasingly partisan Congress which would have to approve proposed policy changes like expanding free school meal access Sagar Meghani Washington

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