Feds should take steps to create national food program for schools

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    Hearing the first reading of C-201, a private member’s bill from NDP MP Don Davies that calls for the development of a national school-food program, was an exciting day for parents and advocates across the country. This bill builds on the government’s intention, as signalled in the 2019 budget, of working towards such a program. 

    Yet, school food advocates are still holding their breath, waiting for funding to seal the deal, as similar promises have been made before