2003 BUDGET PLAN: Bush budget proposal would add funds for child nutrition
- Budget. Lewis, Anne C. // Education Digest;Apr1987, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p60
Presents news briefs related to education in the United States. Information on the big-ticket items in the federal budget for education; Reduction in child nutrition programs in the U.S.; Elimination of the Institutional Conservation Program, which schools share with hospitals.
- SCHOOL LUNCH REFORM, PART II: White House budget targets NSLP over-certifications. // FoodService Director;3/15/2003, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p16
Part II. Looks at the impact of the U.S. budget plan for fiscal year 2004 on the national school lunch program (NSLP). Reasons for changes made to the NSLP; Challenge posed by the plan to families; Concerns of the American School Food Service Association officials over the level of funding for...
- THE FY 2000 BREAKDOWN: $800-million dollar boost for kids. // FoodService Director;03/15/99, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p88
Deals with the proposed budget allocated for child nutrition programs in the United States (US) for fiscal year 2000. Details on the allocation of the proposed budget; Funds allocated for other US Department of Agriculture programs.
- No Appetite for Fixing School Lunch. RICHARDSON, JILL // Progressive Populist;9/15/2014, Vol. 20 Issue 16, p6
The article discusses the lack of government initiative to provide adequate funding for an effective Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 which would require qualified staff to provide school children with healthy but tasty foods.
- (NUTRITION) FY 2011 Budget Proposes Healthy Funding for Food Efforts. // Community Health Funding Week;2/12/2010, p2
The article reports that the fiscal year (FY) 2011 budget proposal of U.S. President Barack Obama has included the funding of child nutrition programs and community food banks. Several programs that are aimed to be supported include the Women, Infants & Children (WIC) at 7.6 billion dollars,...
- The Budget. Savage, David G. // Education Digest;May1980, Vol. 45 Issue 9, p57
This article reports that the federal revenues are projected to go up by $76 billion in 1980, just because of inflation. Inflation continually pushes taxpayers into higher brackets, and the federal treasury is the beneficiary. If the U.S. House and Senate can agree on a way to hold the spending...
- Free Lunch. // National Review;4/3/1995, Vol. 47 Issue 6, p15
This article assesses the school-lunch program proposed in the U.S. Congress in 1995. The proposal was supported by the Republicans in the Congress. The program aims to feed more children in the country. However, the proposal encountered criticisms from Democratic legislators. Its critics argued...
- Drawing the Battle Lines. // Time;2/2/1976, Vol. 107 Issue 5, p13
The article offers information on the issues involved in the budget and political campaigns of U.S. President Gerald Ford. It states that based on the State of the Union address and budget message of Ford, he encouraged the practice of common sense in the government and the adoption of a...
- Health and nutrition in children under 2 years of age in three areas of the Russian Federation. Welch, K.; Mock, N. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;1996, Vol. 74 Issue 6, p605
Determines the nutritional status of children under two years of age in selected areas of Russian Federation. Prevalence rate; High morbidity rate; Low immunization rates; Possible food insecurity; Infant feeding practices; Emphasis on prevention of childhood diseases.