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#1 of 3 Old 02-08-2010, 06:50 PM - Thread Starter
 
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WASHINGTON - The Obama administration will ask Congress to improve childhood nutrition by ridding school vending machines of sugary snacks and drinks and giving school lunch and breakfast to more kids.

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This has been done in IL as well, at the district level. I believe Chicago did it.

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I think that the majority of school lunches and breakfasts are utter crap, but this is at least a step in the right direction.

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