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Bob Dole is seated with a group of schoolchildren sitting around him, mostly smiling. Bleachers in the background suggest they are all seated on bleachers.

School Lunches


Throughout his time in Congress, Senator Bob Dole advocated for school lunch programs using agricultural subsidies to offer lower prices for families in need.  These programs focused on providing students with regular healthy breakfast and lunch options to be offered to them at school.

Date Range

  • 1966-1995

Online Materials

  • Articles, Press Releases, testimonies, reference aids, reports, Congressional Resolutions, letters and other correspondence all referencing school lunch programs.