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Proposed changes to nation's school lunch program could impact thousands of Florida children

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05/05/2016

A proposal the House will consider (officially called the Education & Workforce Committee Child Nutrition Reauthorization Bill) would change the criteria for what’s known as “community eligibility” — which means hundreds of Florida schools would no longer be able to offer free meals to their entire student bodies.

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05/05/16: School Lunches; Moe Williams; 'Amplify Your Business'; Destigmatize Me; Kerry Speckman

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05/05/2016

First Coast Connect: Podcast with Zoe Neuberger, senior policy analyst with the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities, and Deirdre Conner, director of advocacy and communications at the Jacksonville Public Education Fund, on changes to school lunch laws and how this could affect low-income families on the First Coast.

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