For Halloween, Democratic Hopefuls Wear GOP Masks

With the midterm elections less than two weeks away, it’s time for Democratic candidates to come out of the closet. And admit they’re Democrats! Democrats are in increasing danger of losing control of the Senate, and their candidates’ prescription is to pretend they’re not aligned with the party. As you likely know by now, Kentucky…
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Turns out that burgers aren't the biggest issue

Episode 87: Obesity and the Law

February 28th, 2013

Inspired by Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! campaign and Michael Moss’s recent expose in the New York Times Magazine, we thought we’d use this week’s podcast to do a deep dive into the laws around nutrition, food labeling, and obesity. We wanted to learn what leverage the FDA actually has, if Mayor Bloomberg’s large soda ban changed