New York State proposes banning salt

    The New York General Assembly is at it again. They’re looking out for the health of the people of New York, legislating behavior for the betterment of all. Felix Ortiz (D-Brooklyn) has proposed a new law that would fine restaurants $1,000 for each violation for including an additive in their meals that has been linked to heart disease and other health problems when it is | Read More »

    Again. When Will Politicians Understand Their Bounds?

    The folks at My Food. My Choice bring us word tonight of another instance of politicians not knowing the limits of government.New York Assemblyman Felix Ortiz (D-Brooklyn) wants to ban the use of salt in preparation of restaurant cooking.You know salt right? Sodium Chloride? It’s one of the tastes our tongue can detect and it helps bring out other flavors? Yeah, that one — the | Read More »

    The Stripper Tax

    In an attempt to extort more money from people that actually earn it, democrat, New York, assemblyman, Felix Ortiz, has introduced a bill that would charge patrons $10 every time they visited a strip club. Supposedly, the projected $500 million dollars raised by the Stipper Tax would be used to help victims of domestic violence, sexual abuse and child prostitution. Assemblyman Otriz said, “The bottom | Read More »