Jan 31, 2018

The State of the Union for Struggling Americans

FRAC President

In last night’s State of the Union address, President Trump expressed his belief that the state of the union is excellent, pointing to, among other factors, economic growth over the last year, the stock market, and the unemployment rate.

This is a skewed picture, however, leaving out the struggles of tens of millions of Americans, growing economic chasms, and increasing economic and political disunion.

Jan 09, 2018

What Recent Research Reveals About Hunger & Health

Senior Nutrition Policy & Research Analyst

A new white paper from FRAC reviews the latest research from academic, government, and other sources on the harmful impacts of poverty, food insecurity, and poor nutrition on the health and well-being of children, adults, and older adults.