‘This is evil’: Critics angry Mitch McConnell is blocking the extension of free school lunch waivers

‘This is evil’: Critics angry Mitch McConnell is blocking the extension of free school lunch waivers

This post was originally published on this site Federal waivers that have given U.S. schools the flexibility to offer universal free lunches throughout the pandemic are at risk of ending as Senate Republicans—led by Mitch McConnell—stonewall a proposed extension of the relief measures, potentially depriving millions of children of no-cost...

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Black Texas farmers were finally on track to get federal aid. The state’s agriculture commissioner is helping stop that.

Black Texas farmers were finally on track to get federal aid. The state’s agriculture commissioner is helping stop that.

This post was originally published on this site Igalious “Ike” Mills grew up working his family’s farm in the Piney Woods town of Nacogdoches. His siblings still keep it running, relying on a lot of the same equipment used by their father and grandfather. Mills, who is Black, spends much...

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