Nanny State on Townhall

Ken Connor - Wed Jun 11

Rebecca Hagelin - Thu May 15

Susan Stamper Brown - Tue Mar 18

Charles Payne - Sat Mar 1

Christine Rousselle - Wed Feb 26

Officials are cracking down, much to the disdain of many. ... more

Sarah Jean Seman - Thu Feb 20

Meet the two “most refreshing things on ice” Coca-Cola and former-Olympian Michelle Kwan. The only problem? Kwan also sits on President Obama’s public health panel, a combination which the Center for Science in the Public Interest claimed sends very mixed signals. ... more

Leah Barkoukis - Sun Feb 16

California state Sen. William Monning ?proposed a bill Thursday that would require a warning label on the front of all beverages that have added sweeteners. The label, which would apply to beverages with 75 or more calories in every 12 ounces, would reade: “STATE OF CALIFORNIA SAFETY WARNING: Drinking beverages with added sugar(s) contributes to obesity, diabetes, and tooth decay.” ... more

Charles Payne - Wed Feb 5

Daniel Doherty - Wed Nov 20

America’s “most dangerous mayor” is rather proud of himself this week. ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Tue Nov 19

Dennis Prager - Tue Aug 27

Kevin Glass - Sun Jul 21

The Institute of Medicine of the National Academies reviewed the evidence on salt in American diets, and the conclusions won't be friendly to food nannies. ... more

Harry R. Jackson, Jr. - Sat Apr 27

We’ve all heard the startling statistics about obesity in America: over one third of American adults are obese (almost 36%, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Obesity puts us at risk for all kinds of health problems, including heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and certain cancers. And it doesn’t afflict everyone equally: nearly 50% of blacks are obese, and lower income Americans in general are more likely to be obese than others. ... more