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Congresswoman Fudge

Farmers Markets and Urban Agriculture -- Sharing the Bounty

Rep. Marcia L. Fudge | Posted 10.06.2014 | Home
Rep. Marcia L. Fudge

By growing food locally and giving underserved urban neighborhoods access to fresh produce, jobs are created, local economies are strengthened by circulating dollars within the community, the harmful effects of food deserts are reduced, and consumers become engaged in learning how food is grown.

America Needs Jobs, Good Paying Jobs (and Without Them the Need for SNAP Is Not Going Away)

Rep. Marcia L. Fudge | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics
Rep. Marcia L. Fudge

Congress should strengthen and protect vital anti-hunger programs like SNAP instead of making struggling families worry about where they will get their next meal.

Demolition of Vacant and Foreclosed Homes Will Revitalize Neighborhoods

Rep. Marcia L. Fudge | Posted 05.19.2012 | Politics
Rep. Marcia L. Fudge

Neighborhoods across America have been devastated by the foreclosure crisis and the homeowners who remain now find themselves in communities speckled with vacant and abandoned homes, which cause the value of their homes to plummet.