First lady fights for kids' nutrition – Eatocracy

June 20, 2014 1:21 AM

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First lady fights for kids' nutrition – Eatocracy

First lady Michelle Obama is continuing to question Republicans who want to roll back some of the key provisions of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act, telling a group of medical journalists on Wednesday "We're not even thinking about the possibility of rolling back because we just can't afford for that to happen."

The first lady said school nutrition has improved for the first time in 30 years and that 90% of schools are currently in compliance. "You reach 90% success or completion – would you ever think well, let’s just stop now and start all over again because we've got 10% left to do?" she asked. "That's w...

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