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Congress is about to rule that pizza sauce is a vegetable

WTF?  Where is the First Lady in this deal??!??

US lawmakers prodded by the frozen food industry have moved to protect schools’ ability to count pizza sauce as a vegetable in lunches for students.

In an annual spending bill covering the US Department of Agriculture, which has oversight over subsidised school meals, a joint House-Senate panel voted to prevent the agency from restricting pizza, hot chips, and starchy vegetables.

Full Story: ABC

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