Lobbyists Want Fries And Pizza To Stay In School

""According to NPR.org, “Some student food favorites are under attack in Washington. The Agriculture Department has released new standards for school nutrition and published them for public comment. Speaking right up are lobbyists for the food industry.”

“The standards, the first new version since 1994, would limit starchy vegetables to two servings a week. That guideline covers corn, peas, lima beans and a hot item in the serving line — french fries. But the CEO of the National Potato Council, John Keeling, says not so fast.”