Lunch waiver is poison pill for USDA funding bill, Farr warns

A Republican proposal to give hard-pressed schools a one-year waiver from school lunch reforms is headed for a floor vote in the House with predictions of more turmoil to come. “This is poison,” warned Sam Farr, a senior Democrat on the Appropriations Committee. “It will tie up the whole ag appropriations bill.” Farr lost on… » Read More

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