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The formula shortage crisis is hitting working families hard with each day that passes. We need a federal coordinator in place to address production bottlenecks & prevent future contamination of baby formula – glad to join this effort w/ @pattymurry  and @SenBobCasey .

As the nationwide baby formula shortage continues, families in need of milk for their babies are also struggling.

FORMULA SHORTAGE⏐Breast milk donations are helping families feed their children. How does donating work? How do milk banks make sure it's safe? Watch 4 News Now at 6 to learn more.

The Senate has approved a bill aimed at easing the baby formula shortage for families participating in a government assistance program known as WIC.

A doctor said both children have special medical needs that require them to use a specific formula. Neither doctors nor their families can find it on shelves. #formulashortage 

Drought across the Horn of Africa has left countless families with nothing to eat but palm fruit for breakfast, lunch and dinner. "If they don't receive assistance, we will see them go into something we call severe acute malnutrition."

Unity, a leading hospice provider, that supports families in 13 counties throughout northeast Wisconsin, recently held its first-ever Luminary Walk.

Approved green card applicants face decades-long backlogs, while the government fails to issue thousands of available visas each year. The Jumpstart Act would recapture wasted green cards and allow some families to finally exit the backlogs. Learn more:

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The bill makes it possible for families to redeem the WIC vouchers for whatever formula brand is available. There is hope that the formula shortage could begin to ease in the coming weeks.

Community members and families of all ages will be able to head to the Reno Tennis Center to play tennis and pickleball for free this Saturday. There will be food trucks, classes and face paintings available to all.


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People of the World…Reporting from the Ukraine border! This is one of the places @WCKitchen  has hot meals. It is below freezing tonight & I am meeting so many refugees, families who are escaping & don’t know what’s next…We will do our best not to let them down! #ChefsForUkraine 

I stand with the Palestinian people. My heart aches for the families who have lost loved ones. We can not stand as silent witnesses to children being orphaned and murdered and not demand for the human rights of all Palestinians! This must end. Free Palestine.

In Germany, Denmark, Norway, Sweden and many other countries, SCHOOLS ARE OPEN WITH NO PROBLEMS. The Dems think it would be bad for them politically if U.S. schools open before the November Election, but is important for the children & families. May cut off funding if not open!

Another tragedy . Thoughts are with the people of Brussels and of course the families of those who lost a relative.

There’s no words to express the pain Im going through with this tragedy of loosing my neice Gigi & my brother @kobebryant  I love u and u will be missed. My condolences goes out to the Bryant family and the families of the other passengers on board. IM SICK RIGHT NOW

I am truly so sorry about what has happened in Manchester tonight. Unthinkable events. All my love to the families affected.

Michelle and I are thinking of the victims and their families in Barcelona. Americans will always stand with our Spanish friends. Un abrazo.

My heart goes out to the victims and their families in London. No act of terror can shake the strength and resilience of our British ally.

We grieve with all the families in Sutherland Springs harmed by this act of hatred, and we’ll stand with the survivors as they recover...

Mexico you are in my prayers as well! Just heard of this horrible earthquake! Praying for the families of those who lost their lives!