“Witnesses to Hunger’ Take You to Places Where Food is a Luxury—in the USA

Dr. Mariana Chilton, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator and founder of Witnesses to Hunger, was interviewed about the work being done by Witneses to Hunger.

Lori Silverbush & Kristi Jacobson

Dr. Mariana Chilton, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was in a segment of A Place at the Table, that was shown on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart.

Survey Says: Housing is Healthcare

Children’s HealthWatch’s recent work on housing in Minnesota was featured in a blog post by Minnesota 2020.

Many HCMC Patients Lack Housing Security

Dr. Diana Cutts, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was quoted in an article on housing insecurity.

Obama’s Pledge to End Childhood Hunger by 2015 is Struggling

Dr. Mariana Chilton, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was quoted in an article about child hunger in America.

Hunger Expert Says Government Must Lead the Fight

Fighting hunger without the weapon of big federal dollars is like fighting drought without water. That’s nationally known hunger expert Joel Berg talking, championing change in how America helps the poor. “The belief that charity does it better than government only ensures hunger will persist,” Berg says. “When people get food from a pantry, that’s not a success. It’s a failure of American policy.”

Arkansas Doesn’t Protect Renters

Dr. Patrick Casey, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator was quoted about the importance of safe, sanitary, affordable housing to children’s health.

This Week in Poverty: An Antipoverty Contract for 2013?

Research by Dr. John Cook, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was profiled in This Week in Poverty, a blog by Greg Kaufmann published by The Nation.

Travis Smiley Presents Poverty in America

Dr. Mariana Chilton, Children’s HealthWatch Co-Principal Investigator, was part of a distinguished C-SPAN panel moderated by Tavis Smiley that discussed proven solutions on how government officials can combat American poverty.

Kansas Gov. Brownback to Review State’s Food Stamp Policy

In an article by Laura Bauer of the Kansas City Star, Dr. John Cook was interviewed about a recent food stamp policy change in the state of Kansas. Dr. John Cook spoke about the effects of the change which will eliminate or reduce food stamp benefits for hundreds of low-income US children whose parents are […]