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Industry leaders to chair new Food and Nutrition Security Task Force

As the COVID-19 pandemic has revealed the urgent need to reduce food insecurity in the United States, the Washington, D.C.-based Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) on Monday launched the Food and Nutrition Security Task Force to improve access to healthy foods and diet quality for all Americans.

Leading this one-year effort as co-chairs are Leslie Sarasin, FMI – The Food Industry Association President and CEO;  world-renowned chef and founder of the humanitarian food relief non-profit World Central Kitchen José Andrés; and former U.S. Agriculture Secretaries Dan R. Glickman and Ann M. Veneman.

This year,

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San Antonio food, bar scene leaders combined on these new spots

The San Antonio River Walk food and beverage scene is days away from welcoming two new concepts: a Vietnamese restaurant which will start serving traditional comfort food on Friday and a tropical bar pouring up “fun, but sophisticated cocktails” next week.  

House of Má and Hugman’s Oasis are both days away from opening in the Witte Building, at 135 E. Commerce St., next door to this just-opened Canopy hotel. House of Má, a Vietnamese spot from the minds of Singh’s, will open first on Friday. The debut of Hugman’s Oasis, a tropical bar, will follow on May 7. 

Both concepts

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