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First lady Michelle Obama asks Congress to join childhood obesity fight

from The New York Times

Declaring the beginning of the "next phase" of a program to combat childhood obesity, the first lady, Michelle Obama, called on Congress to pass legislation that would make many of the program's initiatives possible. In a speech at an elementary school, Mrs. Obama ticked off the main points of her "Let's Move!" campaign: Encouraging children to exercise, providing more free and reduced-price school meals and making the food in schools more nutritious. Explicitly tying school nutrition to academic performance, she pledged to expand the program on all these points. more


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