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Summer shouldn't mean hunger for our nation's children

By Kevin Concannon
USDA Under Secretary for Food,
Nutrition and Consumer Services

As a child, I always looked forward to the carefree joy of summertime. I remember the long days of playing outside at a nearby park until I needed to come home for lunch. Unfortunately, many of our nation’s children do not experience the simple joys of summer. In fact, far too many are left worrying where their next breakfast or lunch will come from when schools are dismissed for summer break.

Poll

Are you satisfied with the County Commission's decision to outsource library services?

Do you think the county libraries should be privatized?

Did you attend the Jake's Day at Richloam?

Will you participate in, or attend Friday's Relay for Life?

Will you attend the Chamber of Commerce Cowboy Crawl Mud Run next year?

Do you think the Bushnell Fall Festival should be expanded?

Do you think the Cow Palace at the fairgrounds should be renovated instead of constructing a new building?

Are you concerned about the proposed new landfill in Bushnell?

Should The Villages oversee economic development for the county?

Is the economy limiting your summer vacation plans?

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