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06.04.20

SFPA Commends Senators on their Leadership on Climate Legislation

The Growing Climate Solutions Act introduced by Senators Braun, Stabenow, Graham, and Whitehouse is an example of legislation that will reduce greenhouse gas emissions and create value for the food supply chain.

05.28.20

SFPA Urges Congressional Leadership to Support Temporarily Boosting Resources through SNAP, WIC and School Meals

The SFPA sent a letter to Congressional leadership, urging support for feeding assistance programs, which act not only as a first defense against food insecurity but also help stimulate local economies. 

05.12.20

SFPA Urges That Food and Agriculture Workers Receive Heightened Priority for COVID-19 Testing and Protective Measures

The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA), whose founding members include Danone North America, Mars, Incorporated, Nestlé USA, and Unilever United States, sent a letter to Vice President Mike Pence and Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue, to urge that food and agriculture workers, as part of an essential industry, be heightened in priority for access to expedited testing, personal protective equipment (PPE) and any other forthcoming treatments related to COVID-19.

04.01.20

The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance Comments on School Meals Program

The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA) has submitted comments on USDA’s Food and Nutrition Service’s proposed rule: “Simplifying Meal Service and Monitoring Requirements in the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs.” 

03.30.20

Sustainable Food Policy Alliance Response to Coronavirus

The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA) thanks everyone in the food and agriculture supply chain – from our farmer and rancher partners, to our suppliers, to truckers, to grocery store employees, to our own employees – for their tireless efforts to keep store shelves full, food on tables and American families and their pets fed … Continued

03.11.20

SFPA Opposes Anti-LGBTQ State Legislation

As business leaders dedicated to equal treatment, respect, and opportunity for all – as well as to improving the financial and investment climate across the country – we call for public leaders to abandon or oppose efforts to enact this type of discriminatory legislation and ensure fairness for all Americans.

02.05.20

SFPA Opposes Discriminatory Legislation in Tennessee; Urges Policymakers to Remain Committed to Equality, Innovation and Growth

Read the SFPA's letter to Tennessee legislators, urging them to not pursue any further legislation that would target or exclude LGBTQ people, which would do harm to Tennesseans and create unnecessary hurdles to economic competitiveness.

01.27.20

SFPA Supports Comprehensive Nondiscrimination Protections for LGBTQ Workers and Customers in Virginia

The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance believes everyone deserves the opportunity to work, earn a living, own or rent a home, access credit, and contribute to their community. Read our letter to Virginia legislators in support of comprehensive nondiscrimination protections for #LGBTQ workers and customers in Virginia.

01.17.20

SFPA Opposes Discriminatory Legislation in Tennessee; Urges Governor to Veto

The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance (SFPA) strongly opposes the anti-LGBTQ adoption bill in Tennessee and urges Governor Lee to veto the bill.

12.03.19

The Sustainable Food Policy Alliance Comments In Support of FDA’s New Era of Smarter Food Safety Strategy

The SFPA has submitted comments to support and inform the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's forthcoming Strategic Blueprint for a New Era for Smarter Food Safety.