The Trump administration has finalized a rollback of school lunch regulations championed for years by former first lady Michelle Obama.
Under the rules first announced last year, schools are now allowed to offer more flavored milk options, like chocolate. Additionally, the Obama-era efforts to limit sodium content in school lunches have been delayed or partially eliminated.
USDA today finalized rule relaxing school meal standards championed by former first lady @MichelleObama – the final rule rolls back whole grain requirements more than expected.
Final rule: https://t.co/QVKVwlUMA5
— Helena Bottemiller Evich (@hbottemiller) December 6, 2018
The Trump administration has cut back school lunch health standards championed by Michelle Obama.
My latest reporting on what it could mean for millions of kids across the country: https://t.co/5Kq20dYcA4
— Quinn Owen (@quinn_owen) December 7, 2018