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Letter to Congress: Limiting Access to Housing Assistance Hurts Families and Children

| May 7, 2018 |

Access to housing assistance remains extremely limited—only one in four families who are eligible for rent assistance in the United States receive it. First


First Focus Comment on Proposed SNAP Time Limit

| April 11, 2018 |

The US Department of Agriculture is considering changes to its Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) time limit rules for Able Bodied Adults Without Dependents,


Proposed topics and questions for the 2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans

| March 30, 2018 |

First Focus submitted the following comment with suggestions for the US Department of Agriculture’s topics and questions for the creation of the 2020 Dietary


Letter: Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriations Process Reform

| February 23, 2018 |

Our nation is facing a number of enormous challenges – demographic changes due to a rapidly aging Baby Boomer generation and a declining share


Letter to Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

| October 6, 2017 |

On October 4, 2017, First Focus sent a letter to Professor Philip Alton, of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights. First


Comments for National Academy of Sciences Information Gathering Session on Child Poverty

| June 19, 2017 |

In preparation for the National Academy of Sciences information gathering session on their child poverty study, “Building an Agenda to Reduce the Number of


Top Children’s Groups Tell House Subcommittee on Health: Save and Extend CHIP

| June 13, 2017 |

As the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health meets to discuss extending safety net health programs, First Focus and seven of the largest


First Focus and 1200+ Groups Asks Congress to Save CHIP

| June 12, 2017 |

More than 1,200 organizations from all 50 states today sent a letter to Congressional leaders urging them to protect the 8.9 million children who


First Focus & Children’s Groups Urge Senate to Adopt “Jimmy Kimmel Test”

| June 12, 2017 |

First Focus and seven of the largest national groups concerned about children’s health sent the following letter today to Senator Bill Cassidy (R-LA) in


Letter: Recommendations to Senate Finance Committee on Children’s Health Reform

| May 23, 2017 |

On May 23, First Focus submitted a letter to Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch outlining recommendations to address the range of health reform