You forgot to add the part that explains why she said that. Namely that military leaders say that 1 in 4 young people are unfit to serve their country because they're too fat. In that context, using national security as another reason to try and curb childhood obesity makes perfect sense.
Originally Posted by Whovian
Only in a draft.
It would be worse with a draft. That doesn't negate the fact that (without one) it's still an issue for adequate recruitment.