Mississippi Governor Signs 'Anti-Bloomberg' Bill

One week after a judge blocked New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's supersize soda ban, Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant signed a bill Monday that prevents municipalities from governing what or how much people can eat and drink. In a state where one in three adults is obese, the so-called "anti-Bloomberg bill" received bipartisan support. "It is simply not the role of government to micro-regulate citizens' dietary decisions," Bryant said in a statement, according to the Associated Press. "The...Full Story
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