Blog: US senator aims fire at CSDs in TV interview

James Wilmore | 19 February 2014

Last week we reported on the California senator who is aiming to force soft drinks firms to put health warning labels on “sugary” drinks sold in the state

Today, Senator Bob Monning has given a hard-hitting interview to US cable TV channel CNBC, explaining his motives by the proposed legislation and claims CSDs are the "leading threat to public health" in the country. 

The full interview can be viewed here 


 

 

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