Angelina Jolie asks Congress to help families with food problems

Angelina Jolie asks Congress to help families with food problems

Angelina Jolie asks Congress to help families with food problems, In a effort to support them in the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the ‘Maleficent’ actress has called on senior lawmakers to improve food stamp benefits for families across the United States.

Writing in a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, she said: “Many of America’s most disadvantaged children have skipped nearly 740 million meals at kindergarten, as a result of the rapid spread of coronavirus.

There are already warnings around the world of a increase in domestic violence, including deadly killings. It comes at a time when children are stripped of the very support networks that help them cope with it: from their trusted friends and teachers to after-school sports events and visits to the house of a beloved aunt that provide an escape from their dysfunctional environment.

COVID-19 has cut off children from families, their daily education and free movement. With well over a billion young people worldwide living under lockdown, With well over a billion young people living under lockdown worldwide, there has been a lot of emphasis on how to avoid children from missing out on their education, as well as how to raise their spirits and keep them separated and happy.

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