Todd Introduces Bill For Universal Free School Lunch
Todd Introduces Bill for Universal Free School Lunch
D.C. Council member Brandon Todd (D-Ward 4) wants to make sure that primary and secondary students in the District of Columbia are well-fed and has introduced legislation to that effect.
Brandon Todd, the Ward 4 representative on the D.C. Council, introduced a bill to give all D.C. students free lunch. (Courtesy photo)
On Sept. 19, Todd presented to the council the Universal Free Lunch for All Amendment Act of 2017 that would provide free lunches for all students in the District public schools, public charter schools and participating private schools.
“With many families reporting that they are spending upwards of $50 per …