Celebrity Chef Michel Nischan Wants to Tap Medicaid to Pay for Produce

It’s the rare celebrity chef who is also a policy wonk, but that at least partly describes Michel Nischan, a three-time James Beard Award winning chef who’s as conversant as anyone in Congress on the nuances of the farm bill. Nischan is also a food activist and innovator who figured out how to leverage the massive supplemental nutrition assistance program (SNAP) within…