Fresh potatoes in WIC clears one hurdle

The House Appropriations Committee approved a bill with language that would include fresh potatoes in the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) nutrition program.

The committee approved the Fiscal Year 2015 House Agriculture Appropriations bill by a vote of 31-18.

The bill now awaits consideration by the full House of Representatives.

Originally posted Friday, May. 30, 2014

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