Memo to the Next President: Ending Child Hunger in America


Publication Date: November 2008

Publisher: Progressive Policy Institute (U.S.)

Author(s): Joel Berg; Tom Freedman

Research Area: Health; Population and demographics

Keywords: Economic stimulus; Presidential transition; Child hunger

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States

Abstract:

By implementing the courageous campaign pledge to end child hunger in the United States by 2015, President-elect Obama has a win-win opportunity to strike a blow against a major social problem while also stimulating our ailing economy.