White House and First Lady Express Gratitude to School Nutrition Professionals

January 27, 2012—In celebration of the release of the final regulation for new nutrition standards for school meals, First Lady Michelle Obama, Secretary Tom Vilsack and Senior Policy Advisor for Healthy Food Initiatives and Assistant White House Chef Sam Kass today emphasized their collective gratitude for the passion and commitment of school nutrition professionals and other advocates for all they have done already in working collaboratively to deliver healthier, more nutritious food to America’s children. The full transcript of these sentiments can be found on the USDA Blog, in an entry by Kass entitled, “Working With Our Partners for a Healthier Future.” Click on the following link to access the page. http://blogs.usda.gov/2012/01/27/working-with-our-partners-for-a-healthier-future/

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