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Food Policy Action rates Congress on food issues

Food Policy Action announced the release of its second annual National Food Policy Scorecard last week, ranking members of the House and Senate on their votes on key food-related issues. Food Policy Action is unique among food advocacy organizations in its explicit use of the political process.  Its goal is to promote policies that support healthy diets, reduce […]
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