You, readers, voted “Eat the View” as the idea you would most like to see the Obama administration implement, figuratively, on day one. Since then “Eat the View” has gone from an idea submitted to On Day One to a full on movement to plant a vegetable garden on the White House lawn.

The idea’s progenitor is Roger Doiron of Kitchen Gardeners International. He recently visited Washington, DC and took time to chat with me about his idea and the public policy relevance of a White House “Victory Garden.”

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