About Leo Nguyen

Administrative & Communications Associate
Coalition on Human Needs

Leo Nguyen is CHN’s Administrator/Communications Associate.

Resources from around the Coalition: Tackling hunger in low-income neighborhoods, WIC’s positive results, high-quality child care proposals and more


April 19, 2017

Closing racial disparities in homeownerships. Ending domestic hunger in low-income communities. Tackling the gender pay gap. Proposing commonsense, high-quality, and realistic child care reform. CHN’s coalition members are producing great work on very important issues. This week, we continue our Resources from around the Coalition blog series, highlighting important resources you should be aware of. A new report Read More »

Categories: Budget and Appropriations, Child Nutrition, Criminal justice reform, Early Childhood Education, Housing and Homelessness, Immigration, Poverty and Income, Social Security

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President Trump’s budget blueprint and his broken promise to revive the American dream


March 22, 2017

Editor’s note: This post was written by Leo Nguyen, CHN’s Spring semester student intern. On July 11th, 2015, at a rally in Phoenix, Candidate Trump proclaimed, “The American Dream is dead, but I am going to make it bigger, stronger, and better than ever before.” On March 16, President Trump released the America First “skinny Read More »

Categories: Budget and Appropriations, Early Childhood Education, Education and Youth Policy, Food and Nutrition, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Poverty and Income

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March On!


January 25, 2017

Editor’s note: This post was written by Leo Nguyen, CHN’s new intern. As the 45th President of the United States was inaugurated last Friday, Washington D.C. witnessed a transition of power from President Obama to President Trump. Across our nation, many people celebrated and many felt defeated. The inauguration was followed by the Women’s March Read More »

Categories: Budget and Appropriations, Health Care Reform

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