Advocates Urge Congress to Extend Pandemic Free School Lunch Program

The federal government’s pandemic response program to fund free school meals for all students is set to expire at the end of June. Many school nutritionists, food policy experts and child welfare advocates are urging the government to extend the program another year. Shannon Young reports.

 

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