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under trump’s cdc director, big soda may once again fund anti-obesity fight

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under trump’s cdc director, big soda may once again fund anti-obesity fight

enlargegetty | bloombergshare this storybrenda fitzgerald, the newly appointed director of the centers for disease control and prevention, will consider allowing coca-cola to once again help fund the agency’s anti-obesity campaigns, according to e-mailed comments reported by the new york times over the weekend.though it would be a turnabout for the agency—which ditched coke funding in 2013—fitzgerald's position shouldn't be surprising, as she has a controversial history of accepting funding from coca-cola. as health commissioner of georgia from 2011 to this year, she accepted $1 million from the soda giant to fund an exercise program aimed at cutting the state’s childhood obesity r...