Posts Tagged ‘ junk food ’

Michelle Obama on Attempts in Congress to Roll Back Healthy Reforms

Jun 9th, 2014 | By

… We’re now seeing attempts in Congress to undo so much of what we’ve accomplished on behalf of our children. Take, for example, what’s going on now with the Women, Infants and Children program, known as WIC. This is a federal program designed to provide supplemental nutrition to low-income women and their babies and toddlers.

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Ken Dixon: Here’s what farms grow, too: jobs

Nov 19th, 2012 | By

… Since we are what we eat, I would like to show you part of a larger, healthier picture. It’s Connecticut’s $3.6 billion, 20,000 employee agriculture industry. It starts with a plastic bottle of black currant juice and moves to a pretty awesome bowl of spicy pumpkin soup with a schmear of goat cheese on

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