Letters and Correspondences Resources

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Letter: American Academy of Pediatrics, First Focus, and Other Groups Express Grave Concern Over EPA Priorities

| October 2, 2018 |

First Focus signed this letter with the American Academy of Pediatrics and dozens of other groups expressing grave concern about Dr. Ruth Ethel’s suspension


Letter: Comments to HHS on South Dakota Work Requirements Waiver

| September 26, 2018 |

The waiver submitted by South Dakota seeks to impose work requirements on a portion of the state’s Medicaid recipients. Since South Dakota declined to


Letter: Comments to NIH on Maternal and Infant Mortality Study

| September 25, 2018 |

First Focus had the opportunity to provide a comment letter for the October 23, 2018 meeting of the Advisory Committee on Research on Women’s Health at


Comments to HHS on work requirement waivers by Mississippi and Kentucky

| August 21, 2018 |

First Focus submitted these public comments to the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services on the work requirement waivers submitted


Comments: Proposed Information Collection on 2020 Census

| August 2, 2018 |

First Focus submitted this public comment letter on the Proposed Information Collection on 2020 Census, Docket No. USBC-201-0005. View the comments. Excerpt: Therefore, the inclusion


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