By the Spectator, John Maloney The mayor of New York City, lost out in court when he tried to ban the sale of large-size sodas in New York. The judge said, “You can’t legislate health issues for the citizens of the city.” Now the mayor wants to protect the children from even seeing a pack […]

Judge Downs Bloomberg’s 16oz Soda Law

Judge Downs Bloomberg’s 16oz Soda Law

NYC soda ban overturned by judge, appeal to follow The controversial ban on soft drinks over 16 oz. at many New York City eateries passed by the NYC Board of Health at the behest of Mayor Michael Bloomberg was overturned in a state Supreme Court ruling today. Bloomberg’s administration has already vowed to appeal. The […]

Timelines — 10/4

BOCES Overcharging New York State Tax Payers According to an investigation by the Journal News and regional BOCES programs have overcharged New York school districts to the tune $473 million between 2007 and 2011. A recent report by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli uncovered that the Boards of Cooperative Educational Services (BOCES) regularly […]