NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 31, 2012
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(New York: Ron Mott) New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s controversial proposal for a ban on super-size sugary drinks examined; statistics on sugar consumption cited; statement from the American Beverage Assn. quoted. [BLOOMBERG – says obesity is getting worse.] [In New York City, Denver, Chicago and Los Angeles, 4 PEOPLE – react.] [Reason.com Nick GILLESPIE- says it’s not what we elect politicians to do.]
(Studio: Matt Lauer, Nancy Snyderman) This proposal, the impact on other municipalities and the political implications discussed.
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