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First Lady visit to Fort Jackson will highlight the impact of obesity and decreased physical activity on military recruitment

published: 01-25-2011 Journal entry icon

First Lady Michelle Obama will visit South Carolina on January 27 for the first time since moving into the White House when she comes to Fort Jackson to highlight the impact of childhood obesity and decreased physical activity on military recruitment. Ms. Obama will spend a good chunk of the day at Fort Jackson, the Army’s largest training base, where she will discuss the “Let’s Move” campaign she launched two years ago with the aim of eliminating childhood obesity in a generation.

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Michelle Obama to visit Fort Jackson


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