Did White House Spin CDC study to show progress in childhood obesity?

October 20th, 2015 by MorganDowney Leave a reply »

The Daily Caller reports receiving emails under the Freedom of Information Act purporting to show White House influence to spin CDC prevalence figures to support Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move initiative. This does not come as a big surprise. We have been reporting here on the over-optimistic predictions of the end of the obesity epidemic. See here, here, here, herehere and here.