Lydia Pfluger

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Federal nutrition programs a vital component to success for vulnerable families

| October 23, 2015 |

In early October, grassroots advocates from the Community Voices: Why Nutrition Assistance Matters coalition visited Capitol Hill and shared their personal stories of struggle

By the Numbers: Kids in the Democratic Presidential Debate

| October 15, 2015 |

Tuesday night, Democrats took the stage for their first 2016 presidential debate. Many issues from gun control to income inequality were discussed and fortunately

Families Behind Bars: The Hidden Toll

| September 18, 2015 |

“It doesn’t matter what our loved ones did. There is a price we all have to pay” – Carla Gonzales With more than 2.4

Has the number of homeless students identified in your state increased?

| September 15, 2015 |

The U.S. Department of Education recently published data identifying 1,360,747 homeless public school students in the 2013-2014 school year, up 8 percent from the

Sarah Grace-Farley-Kluger Act seeks unpaid leave for parents grieving the loss of a child

| September 11, 2015 |

Current legislation recognizes the importance of taking a leave of absence from work during critical family life events such as the birth or adoption