Feb. 25 - Michelle Obama announces two new initiatives as part of her Let's Move campaign to encourage healthy eating in schools. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) First Lady Michelle Obama marked the fourth anniversary of her Let's Move Campaign at the White House on Tuesday. She talked about how the initiative which seeks to fight childhood obesity and encourage healthy eating in families has made big strides over the years. As part of continuing with the initiative, the first lady made two announcements regarding healthy eating in schools. Obama told the crowd, "We're issuing new school wellness guidelines to help build healthier learning environments for our kids. And as part of this effort, we'll be eliminating advertisements for unhealthy foods and beverages in our schools." Obama also announced they'll be expanding the school breakfast program to ensure nine million children in 2,000 schools get a healthy breakfast.