Nanny State on Townhall

Sarah Jean Seman - Mon Sep 15

In what may be the ultimate Nanny State move, Vermont has outlawed consuming or bringing brownies, cakes, or cookies to school. The mandates are part of a new program titled Smart-Snacks-in-Schools and will apply to lunch items, vending machines, and fundraising events between midnight and half and hour after ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Sun Aug 3

Leah Barkoukis - Fri Jul 18

School lunches, check. Moving on to the grocery stores... ... more

Christine Rousselle - Fri Jul 11

The nanny state has gone too far. ... more

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