The speeches by Rep. McGovern, who represents the Second District of Massachusetts, are sometimes carried on C-SPAN. The congressman, who is on the board of directors of Bread for the World, has also set up a page on his Web site, with the speeches available for everyone to see and hear.
In this speech, Rep. McGovern makes an impassionate appeal for Congress to strengthen the school breakfast program.
See all of Rep. Jim McGovern's End Hunger Now Speeches
Rep. McGovern also makes every effort to obtain input from people who are suffering from hunger.
I launched #FillUpYourPlate for you to tell me what #SNAP means to you or how hunger has impacted your life. Responses will be posted here on a wall of virtual paper plates.
See dozens of other messages on paper plates
Thank you Rep. McGovern for keeping anti-hunger efforts on the agenda of Congress!