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Menu Labeling: Another Job-Killing Regulation in ObamaCare

kharmon Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 1:21 PM
you people are insensitive and rude. It costs 3 times as much to buy the healthy food and not everyone can afford it. There are also many people who have genetic disposed diabetes and or on medications which very much affect their weight. Their weight is not your problem so you have no reason to insult and comment. You might not be fat but you sure as hell are ignorant.
Colonialgirl Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 9:26 PM
MudontheTires Wrote: Nov 26, 2012 8:47 PM
" It costs 3 times as much to buy the healthy food and not everyone can afford it."

Acvcording to who? I go grocery shopping and look at prices regularly. And produce, meats and other staples are FAR cheaper than processed foods.

Problems in society are rarely solved by Washington bureaucrats yet they seem to have taken the adage, ‘if at first you don’t succeed, try, try again’ to heart. Accordingly, the government is addressing the nation’s growing obesity epidemic with a regulation: Section 4205, the menu labeling provision attached to ObamaCare meant to “aid consumers in selecting more healthful diets.” As currently written, however, the regulation will likely have job-killing effects and result in little, if any, significant reductions in obesity rates and/or improved health.

The provision requires chain restaurants with 20 or more locations, including franchises and perhaps some grocery...