Letter: Leave student lunches to local school districts




Scott Emmett

Greenwood

To the editor:

The June 7-8 edition of the Daily Journal had a very interesting editorial on Page 4 (“Focus: School lunches; Weakening nutrition standards endangers kids”) concerning the federal government school nutrition standards.

It seems Mrs. Obama is upset that some members of our oh-so-wise Congress have taken it upon themselves an attempt to roll back some of the standards that she has championed with respects to what our children have for lunch at school.

Well, gosh, it is so nice that the federal government (and Mrs. Obama) has decided to dictate our children’s diet. I am being sarcastic, of course.

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