Proposals would increase free meal reimbursement

Two items of laws are being thought-about that might improve reimbursement charges for varsity meals. Advocates say the Degree Up Vitamin for Youngsters in Each College Act and Wholesome Breakfasts Assist Children Be taught Act — which suggest a 49-cent improve for lunch and 6-cent improve for breakfast — would assist shut the hole between what it prices colleges to organize free meals and what they obtain from the federal government.