Ga. considers exemptions to school food standards

...officials can allow fundraisers to sell food no longer allowed in schools under a federal law passed in 2010 that is part of first lady Michelle Obama's anti-childhood obesity effort.The proposal is up for public comment for 30 days, and will be...

Maybe silence goes better with veggies

...because too many kids won't eat right.The government has used its nefarious powers and some grim lobbying by the first lady to get overweight youngsters to "eat healthy," particularly in the public schools. The young folks have responded...

Pardon me for not being all broken up over Hillary being 'dead broke'

...according to the Boston Consulting Group's Global Wealth Report, released Tuesday.What gift do you get for the former first lady who has everything?Here's something Mrs. Clinton needs more of: perspective.Perspective is one thing you can't...

Giant food service contractor backtracks after bumping thousands from health plan

...official recognition by pledging to add more nutritious options to its vending and K-12 lunchroom programs in support of first lady Michelle Obama's campaign to reduce childhood obesity.

First lady's fabulous fashions: Love the clothes, but who pays the bills?

...given in her five-plus years as first lady. Yet her wardrobe still is the...designers? No.The financing of the first lady's wardrobe is something the Obama...and their wives for centuries. First ladies are expected to dress well, but...

Hillary's history

...done during her many years as a national figure to demonstrate strong and capable leadership?Start with her role as first lady, where she failed early on to sell the far left's dream of universal health care and spent the rest of her husband's...

Rethink school lunches

...Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010.The first lady's well-intentioned changes to...vending machines and bake sales.The first lady, upset that her best-laid plans...It's unacceptable to me not just as first lady, but also as a mother."We agree...

Rants & Raves

...pastor's wife is highly favored, so much so that she is on the payroll and truly thinks that she is entitled. Most first ladies gladly volunteer their time and lift up others. I guess selfishness and greed are everywhere. ONE NEEDS A PHOTO ID...

The 'promise of hashtag'

...the case of the "BringBackOurGirls" messages on social media, they were certainly hard to miss ? especially when First Lady Michelle Obama and other celebrities featured themselves in photos holding the message on signs.On the upside, the...

Across the region

...Head last May that the bridge and canasta social clubs violated state law.FORMER PRESIDENT George H.W. Bush and First Lady Barbara Bush have endorsed Sally Atwater's campaign for South Carolina superintendent of education. Atwater is the...