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  • Lawmaker wants to ban soft drink purchases with food stamps! See Video!

    A Florida lawmaker wants to take a look at what is allowed to be purchased when it comes to using government assistance. Rep. Ralph Massullo, (R-34th District), proposed HB47, which will allow the state’s Department of Children and Families to ask the federal government for a waiver. The waiver would...
  • Pastors file lawsuit against Coca-Cola due to health risks!

    WASHINGTON — Two prominent African-American pastors have filed suit against Coca-Cola and the American Beverage Association, claiming soda manufacturers knowingly deceived customers about the health risks of sugar-sweetened beverages. They say soda marketing has made it more difficult to protect the health of their largely black, D.C.-based parishioners. The...
  • Coca-Cola Cuts 1200 jobs!

    CNN Money reports, Coca-Cola’s sales continue to fizzle — and the company is planning to cut 1,200 jobs to try and get back on track. Coke(KO) said in its earnings report Tuesday that the layoffs, which will begin in the second half of this year, are part of a...