- Pingree: childhood nutrition bill not very nutritious Updated: May-19-16 10:45 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Maine Rep. Chellie Pingree is among a group of members of Congress who say they fear pending changes to federal childhood nutrition programs would make it harder for children to get access to good food.
- Fewer kids could receive free school meals under House bill Updated: May-18-16 6:11 pm
WASHINGTON - Fewer students would receive free and reduced-price meals at school under legislation that Republicans pushed through a House committee Wednesday.
- New federal guidelines make more eligible for WIC benefits Updated: May-11-16 8:24 am
INDIANAPOLIS - More Indiana women and children will be eligible for nutritional aid under new federal poverty guidelines.