California district wants poor children to eat for free

10/8/2003 | Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek, Calif.)

The Mt. Diablo Unified School District board has joined a number of districts around the country pushing the federal government to replace reduced-price breakfasts and lunches with free meals. District officials say their resolution would eliminate paperwork and enable more low-income children, some of whom skip meals rather than pay the unsubsidized portion, to avoid going hungry.

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