Actually, most of the products you buy have already deleted the transfats, and
restaurants are displaying the content.Why is the government making these
choices for us.Oh yeah, because they are our healthcare provider.How
far we've come.
the funny thing is the tea party is against it. becuase they are really a front
for be corporations. lower taxes lower controls. they want to go back to the
days when you could put anything you want in food to make money even if it kills
someone. thats why we have regulations people used to die fron harmfulls things
in food, at a lot higher rate. deregulation means no protection from unlimited
capitalisim. without laws all you can do is sue . but since tort reform you cant
even do that very good anymore.
From the article:'...the motive behind the proposal was consumer
health, and the change could prevent "20,000 heart attacks and 7,000 deaths
each year." I guess the alternative is that one should have
their 'freedom'.. to die from heart attacks and
Marijuana is legal but a Big Mac is banned? LOL