"Across the country, these new standards are having a resounding effect"...
Washington, DC - Speaking at a Let's Move! event at Orr Elementary School on Friday, First Lady Michelle Obama gave a ringing endorsement for the National School Lunch Program, saying the healthier foods that are now offered will not only combat child obesity, but lead to improved academic performance.
Without mentioning specific critics or media entities, Mrs. Obama was responding to recent "news" reports that have made it seem as if many schools are fleeing the federally funded program that feeds about 32 million kids.
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