A Letter to the First Lady

A letter to first lady Michelle Obama Written by Melissa Pasanen, Correspondent http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/article/20110630/NEWS02/110629043/A-letter-first-lady-Michelle-Obama-?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE 8:02 AM, Jun. 30, 2011 Dear Mrs. Obama, Last spring, I spent a couple hours at the Chittenden Emergency Food Shelf observing people pick up their weekly allowance of groceries. It was not the first time I’d been to a food shelf [...]
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Federal support for SNAP use at farmer’s markets

Here is a letter from Sen Bernie Sanders (I-VT) supporting funds for EBT machines at farmer’s markets – a VT success that needs to go national. The Honorable Daniel K. Inouye Chairman Senate Committee on Appropriations Capitol, S-128 Washington, D.C. 20510 The Honorable Herb Kohl Chairman Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug [...]
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