Tuesday, March 23, 2010

food, glorious food

Although it is no where near perfect, I am happy that we finally got health care reform rolling. Besides the main parts of the bill, such as insurance coverage, etc., I think it is also important to note one cool part of it: a NATIONAL MENU LABELING POLICY! 
Now, any chain of restaurant with more than 20 sites will need to have nutritional information posted on their menus, etc.  It is section 4205 of the bill, if you want to read it:

Here is another article: http://www.restaurant.org/pressroom/pressrelease/?ID=1910