Throggs Neck Merchants Association

Op-Ed: Beverage ban is ‘Big Brother’ at its worst
Op-Ed: Beverage ban is ‘Big Brother’ at its worst
News Queens Courier Staff 2/22/2013 at 1:32PM

BY STEPHEN B. KAUFMAN Back in September, the NYC Board of Health rubber-stamped Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s controversial ban on the sale of sodas larger than 16 ounces. Now some organizations are fighting the ban in court. As president of the Throggs Neck Merchants Association, I’m glad they are. Under the ban, restaurants, and some delis, [...]