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Support adequate funding of safety net programs such as WIC, supplemental nutrition assistance program (food stamps) and Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF).
Support efforts to reduce poverty and encourage self sufficiency.
Urge that the needs of poor families and children are addressed in economic recovery plans.
Support budget and tax provisions that would protect and assist poor and vulnerable families and children.
Support expanding health care coverage to the 45 million uninsured Americans, efforts to improve the quality and access to health care and improvement of public programs.
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