Lunch Agenda

Food Policy Class, Lesson 3: DC Vote Primer

Episode Summary

If you’re a DC voter preparing for the elections on June 19th, and you care about the local food system, this episode is for you. Washington recently held its first ever DC Candidates Food Forum, where candidates for at-large council seats shared their platforms for improving food access, nutrition, and food business sustainability in this city. In the latest episode in Lunch Agenda's "Food Policy Class" series, Kiko shares clips from the Forum and recaps the key issues to help you form your opinion of who is best suited to make the change you want to see. Beverley Wheeler, Executive Director of DC Hunger Solutions, joins in-studio to weigh in on what the hunger community is looking for in the upcoming election.

Episode Notes

If you’re a DC voter preparing for the elections on June 19th, and you care about the local food system, this episode is for you. Washington recently held its first ever DC Candidates Food Forum, where candidates for at-large council seats shared their platforms for improving food access, nutrition, and food business sustainability in this city. In the latest episode in Lunch Agenda's "Food Policy Class" series, Kiko shares clips from the Forum and recaps the key issues to help you form your opinion of who is best suited to make the change you want to see. Beverley Wheeler, Executive Director of DC Hunger Solutions, joins in-studio to weigh in on what the hunger community is looking for in the upcoming election.