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Nanny Logic: Let's Throw People in Jail For Labeling Food Incorrectly

Ms Kelly Wrote: Feb 08, 2013 4:12 PM
This absurdity just proves that what the federal government wants is to further restrict law abiding citizens while letting criminals run free. More and more this administration treats the law abiding citizen like a criminal. Those who work, contribute to the nations GDP and pay taxes are targeted for any minor infraction. Those who contribute nothing and sponge off everyone else are the privileged elite.

Leah touched on this yesterday, but I think it deserves another look. The Food and Drug Administration has proposed new labeling requirements that would make labeling mistakes a federal crime complete with jail time for violators.

If the Food and Drug Administration gets its way, your trip to the grocery store could get a tad pricier.

The rule stems from an ObamaCare mandate that restaurants provide nutrition information on menus. Most in the restaurant industry were supportive of the idea, but when the FDA decided to extend the provision to also affect thousands...