Join the USBC for a Power Tools webinar titled "The Role of Law and Policy in Assisting Families to Reach Healthy People’s Maternal, Infant, and Child Health Breastfeeding Goals in the United States" on Wednesday, May 20, from 2-3:30 p.m. ET. This panel discussion will share information from a new r
The USBC has delivered an organizational sign on letter urging members of Congress to direct $10 million in supplemental funding to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for infant and young child feeding in emergencies (IYCF-E) in the fourth Congressional COVID-19 response package. In resp
The U.S. Breastfeeding Committee has submitted public comments on the 2020-2025 edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans. A new edition of the Dietary Guidelines for Americans (DGA) is under development, and for the first time ever, these guidelines will include nutrition recommendations for
The U.S. Breastfeeding Committee has updated the webpage "Federal Appropriations for Breastfeeding" to reflect the current status of the Fiscal Year 2021 federal appropriations process.
Fiscal Year 2021 President’s Budget Released
The Office of Management and Budget has released “A Budget for America’s Future – President’s Budget FY 2021.” The report contains the Budget Message of the President for Fiscal Year 2021, information on the President’s priorities, and summary tables.