Working Families Facing Hunger Need Relief, Not More Red Tape
At a time when more families than ever are struggling to put food on the table, the federal government’s help has been too little and too late.
Congressional COVID-19 Relief Bill Is ‘Too Little, Too Late’ for Nation’s Hungry
We are relieved to finally see an agreement from Congress. But we are also frustrated and disappointed because this is too little that comes far too late for the millions who have been suffering from hunger and food insecurity and waiting for help.
Congress Excludes Aid to Address Military Hunger in NDAA
Congress has once again overlooked the needs of struggling military families, and failed to include the Military Family Basic Needs Allowance in the NDAA passed by the U.S. House and Senate.
National Hunger Seder Shines a Light on Senior Hunger
MAZON's 11th annual National Hunger Seder called attention to the pervasive issue of seniors who struggle with hunger.
MAZON: President’s 2020 Budget Proposal Reveals Stunning Lack of Leadership
The proposal represents a dangerous and deliberate attack on programs founded to help our nation’s most vulnerable meet their basic needs.
MAZON: USDA Waiver Rule Change Proposal Ignores the Realities of Millions of Americans
This attack against SNAP comes on the heels of the shutdown, which exposed the economic vulnerability of workers and the need for nutrition support.
MAZON Condemns USDA Waiver Rule Change Proposal
This attempt by the administration undermines our legislative process and will hurt millions of struggling American families.
So, What Happened with the Farm Bill?
MAZON unpacks all the twists and turns in the 2018 Farm Bill reauthorization process.
MAZON Supports Bipartisan Farm Bill Package; Urges Passage
The legislation includes a number of compromises necessary to pass the bill, but importantly resulted in a sound nutrition title that protects SNAP.
MAZON Disappointed with Failure of Leadership on Farm Bill Reauthorization
The failure to meet the deadline will impact both producers and consumers of America's complex food system.