Excerpts from this story referencing "Dick Durbin":
"… y drinks. Lawmakers, including Sens. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and Dick Durbin, D-Ill., have also expressed concern about the beverages. A group of …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "California":
"… Hill.But the issue may be gaining traction in some key states. This week, California lawmakers are holding a high-profile hearing in Los Angeles to examine the …"
"… soda consumption called “Bubbling Over,” published in September by the California Center for Public Health Advocacy and UCLA. It found that 41 percent of th …"
"… n first in the states. … If politicians in other states see it happen in California, they will see it as a winning issue.”Keane, of the beverage association …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Chuck Grassley":
"… large producer of sugar beets. Iowa, the home state of ranking Republican Chuck Grassley, is the nation’s largest producer of corn.“It ran into a committee wit …"