Congress to reconsider LEAN Act

WASHINGTON Lawmakers in both the House and Senate have reintroduced the Labeling Education and Nutrition Act, or LEAN Act, a federal measure that would mandate the posting of nutritional information at some chain restaurants.

Sens. Tom Carper, D-Del., and Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, introduced their version of the bill Tuesday, and Reps. Jim Matheson, D-Utah, and Fred Upton, R-Mich., offered their companion bill Wednesday.

The LEAN Act,

Register to view the full article

Register to view this article

TAGS: News
Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.