City Council works to convince Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina to support Lunch for Learning proposal

City Council members want Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina

City Council members want Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina to fully digest the Lunch for Learning proposal, which calls for universal free lunches in the city's public schools. (May 28, 2014 4:02 PM)

City Council members want Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina to fully digest the Lunch for Learning proposal, which calls for universal free lunches in the city's public schools.

Farina voiced concerns that the program is too costly. The initiative comes with a $24 million price tag that she says could take money away from other programs.

Public Advocate Letitia James says that is not...

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