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Health

May 20, 2014

House GOP bill would roll back school lunch rules

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Wootan argues that there may be other factors in play such as enrollment or food costs if a lunch program is losing money.

“It’s a shame that the House Republicans are taking a step backward and allowing schools to serve more unhealthy food to children,” she said.

The House bill would provide money for Agriculture Department programs and Food and Drug Administration programs. A Senate subcommittee was also scheduled to mark up its version of the food and farm spending bill Tuesday but that panel has not yet released its language.

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