Virginia Hunger Solutions (VHS), a project of the Virginia Poverty Law Center in conjunction with the Food Research & Action Center (FRAC), debuted their first Annual School Breakfast Report: Food for Thought. The report highlights the marked improvement in implementing Breakfast in the Classroom and the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP), across the state of […]Poverty and Opportunity in Virginia: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Each year, the Center for American Progress releases its “State of the States” report, which evaluates progress toward cutting poverty and increasing opportunity by tracking 15 key indicators in each state. As this report underscores, policy matters when it comes to addressing poverty and improving economic opportunity. State policymakers have a host of tools […]Why does VPLC work so hard on health insurance issues?
Why does VPLC work so hard on health insurance issues? For the third year in a row, VPLC and our many allies tried but failed to get Virginia to close the health insurance coverage gap . Why do we keep working so hard on this? Take a look at this video and then try […]