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  • Most Americans oppose Michelle Obama’s Healthy Hunger-free Kids Act

    12/18/2010 3:26:19 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 28 replies · 1+ views
    The Daily Caller ^ | December 17, 2010 | Jeff Winkler
    A significant percentage Americans oppose the Healthy Hunger-free Kids Act pushed by First Lady Michelle Obama and signed into law by President Barack Obama signed on Monday. Among other things, the $4.6 billion law allows the USDA to set nutritional standards for foods made and sold in schools; increases the number of children who qualify for school meal programs, and “sets basic standards for school wellness policies including goals for nutrition promotion and education and physical activity.” According to a new Rasmussen poll, however, only 23 percent of those surveyed think the federal government should have a direct role in...