A state legislator and a governor’s advisor, in two separate states, inquired about ways in which policy can increase access to and participation in free and reduced-price school meal programs. Our response includes participation rates and research, in addition to examples in eight states. To provide timely assistance to our constituents, State Information Requests are typically completed in 24 hours. They reflect an issue scan versus a comprehensive analysis.
PUBLISHED: August 5, 2019
RESOURCE TYPE: State Information Request
EDUCATION LEVEL: K-12