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Joel Berg Quotes

If it took Nixon to go to China, perhaps it will take a billionaire Republican to solve poverty in New York.
Joel Berg
#Nixon

She has proposed a number of items that have been at the top of our advocacy agenda for years. In particular, we are thrilled by her proposal to create a small new Office on Hunger and Nutrition that will break through bureaucratic hurdles to better coordinate food programs across City agency lines.
Joel Berg
#Advocacy

It is clear that food insecurity is an unfortunate reality among children, senior citizens and adults in all five boroughs. It is also clear that it is a very solvable problem.
Joel Berg
#Children

Mr. Mayor, precisely because city anti-hunger programs are so inadequate, large numbers of New Yorkers, including an appalling number of children, do go hungry.
Joel Berg
#Hunger