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  • House Agriculture Committee Approves Farm Bill 2620
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    Farm Bill Markup, Part 1

    The House Agriculture Committee held a meeting to draft legislation for the 2018 farm bill. Members delivered opening statements followed by discussions of amendments dealing with nutrition…

    1,468 views
  • Newsmakers with Representative Jim McGovern
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    Newsmakers with Representative Jim McGovern

    Representative Jim McGovern (D-MA), the Agriculture Subcommittee on Nutrition ranking member as well as the just-named Rules Committee ranking member, talked about the proposed overhaul of…

    352 views
  • Consumer Federation of America Hosts Food Policy Conference
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    Consumer Federation of America National Food Policy Conference, Morning Session

    The morning session of the Consumer Federation of America’s annual food policy conference featured a keynote address from Representative Jim McGovern (D-MA) on hunger in the U.S. and his…

    178 views
  • House Agriculture Committee Examines Food Waste
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    Reducing Food Waste

    Food security scholars, produce growers and non-profit leaders testified at a hearing on efforts to reduce food waste by suppliers and consumers. Also, Representative Chellie Pingree (D-ME)…

    800 views
  • Washington Journal Representative Jim McGovern DMA
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    Representative Jim McGovern on Food Policy in the U.S.

    Representative Jim McGovern (D-MA) previewed a House Agriculture Committee hearing on food waste, hunger and poverty in the U.S., and the debate over the use of the food stamp program…

    416 views
  • Washington Journal Representative Jim McGovern DMA
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    Hunger and Federal Nutritional Assistance Programs

    Representative Jim McGovern (D-MA) talked about a variety of topics, including a report released by the National Commission on Hunger.

    404 views
  • Secretaries Tom Vilsack and Sylvia Burwell Testimony on Nutritional Guidelines
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    Dietary Guidelines

    Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell testified at a hearing on the development of nutrition guidelines. Issues included he process for…

    8,213 views
  • Representative McGovern on Food and Nutrition Program Cuts
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    Representative McGovern on Food and Nutrition Program Cuts

    Representative Jim McGovern (D-MA) talked about potential cuts to government-funded food and nutrition programs as part of the proposals of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction. He…

    380 views
  • Global Food Security
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    Global Food Security

    Panelists talked about rising food prices and world hunger. They responded to audience members' questions following their discussion.

    133 views
  • Legacy of George McGovern
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    Legacy of George McGovern

    Participants talked about the legacy of George McGovern, especially relating to his fight against world hunger and malnutrition. The celebration included toasts, remembrances, and a video…

    486 views
  • Hunger and Homelessness Survey
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    Hunger and Homelessness Survey

    Officials spoke about statistics on hunger and homelessness in the United States. They also responded to questions from members of the audience.

    87 views