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Entries Tagged as 'Trans Fat'

ALERT! Courier-Journal Passively Hits Abramson

February 20th, 2010 · 5 Comments

Woah woah woah. The Courier-Journal editorial board is loosely attacking Jerry Abramson in the trans fats debate! Check it: It’s never a good thing when solid public health policy is sidetracked by wobbly-kneed politics. -SNIP- Mayor Jerry Abramson’s backbone went missing, and he declared publicly that he wouldn’t support a ban. Click here to read [...]

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Tags: Bad Behavior · Courier-Journal · Dining · Health Care · Jerry Abramson · Metro Government · Politics · Trans Fat

It’s Tuesday. Enjoying That New Coroner Yet?

October 27th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Metro Animal Services’ adoption partner in Middletown is calling on Gilles Meloche to step down. [Fox 41 & Video Here] The Louisville Arena Economic Impact Analysis report is out and we’re all gonna get rich as you-know-what! [WAVE3] Here’s more on Barbara Weakley-Jones, Jefferson County’s first female coroner. She replaces the probably-corrupt Ron Holmes, who, [...]

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Tags: Arena · Congress · Dan Mongiardo · Downtown · Economy · Education · Jack Conway · John Yarmuth · Metro Government · Neighborhoods · Trans Fat

One Big Fat Step Too Far

February 23rd, 2009 · 12 Comments

I thought we already decided that it was not the city government’s business to police the fat content of the product served at local restaurants. However, the trans fat ban, authored by Dan Johnson (who would have thought a goofy anti-business ordinance would come from this guy) is going to be a topic of discussion [...]

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Tags: Metro Council · Trans Fat