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    National Governors Association Winter Meeting, Childhood Hunger Forum

    This session of National Governors Association annual winter meeting focused on childhood hunger. Three panelists spoke to the governors and their spouses about initiatives at the state and…

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    Cuisine and Empire

    Historians talked about the relationship between food and societies throughout world history. Using Rachel Laudan’s book, Cuisine and Empire: Cooking in World History as a starting point, they…

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    Washington Ideas Forum, Ezra Edelman and David Chang

    Filmmaker Ezra Edelman talked about the making of his ESPN documentary, O.J.: Made in America. He was interviewed by Ta-Nehisi Coates. A video clip was shown. Then chef David Chang…

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    Regulation of Food Marketing to Children

    Panelists talked about the constitutional and regulatory frameworks that govern marketing to children. They focused on both the opportunities and constraints for legal responses to unhealthy food…

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    Food Marketing to Children

    Panelists talked about science behind marketing food to children, including via TV, the internet, and through product branding. They also spoke about the relationship between food marketing and…

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    Drinking in America

    Susan Cheever talked about her book Drinking in America: Our Secret History, in which she provides a history of alcohol consumption in America. In her book, she describes the Pilgrims who imbibed…

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    Heinz Company

    Andy Masich talked about the origins of the H.J. Heinz Company. Mr. Masich explained that although the company is known for its ketchup, its first product was horseradish. Mr. Masich also talked about how H.J.…

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    Foodborne Illness Prevention

    Kathryn Miles talked about her recent Pacific Standard piece, “Spoiler Alert.” In the piece she detailed the food inspection process and examined the difficulty of controlling foodborne illnessl. This…

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    Food Policy

    To mark the 20th anniversary of New York University’s Food Studies program, the university hosted a panel discussion on the food movement in the United States. Panelists included David Kamp, the…

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    Supreme Court Food Traditions

    Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sonia Sotomayor shared stories about the Supreme Court’s food traditions, including the justices' food preferences and topics of conversation at shared…

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    National Governors Association Summer Meeting, Agriculture Panel

    A discussion on food and agriculture policy included Agriculture Secretary and former Iowa Governor Tom Vilsack, who talked about his department’s programs aimed at helping to help develop sustainable…

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    Food and Public Health, Panel 4

    Former heads of the Food and Drug Administration, and the Departments of Health and Humans Services as well as Agriculture talked about food production and safety in the U.S. “Produce: Considering…

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    White House Global Development Summit

    President Obama spoke at the White House Summit on Global Development. He talked about the impact of investments in education, health care, and food security.

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    Food and Public Health, Panel 3

    Panelists talked about obesity and sugar consumption. They outlined policies and initiatives to help reduce sugar consumption in diets. “Congress, Sugar and Obesity: Where to Begin” was the third panel…

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    Food and Public Health, Panel 2

    Panelists talked about the use of antibiotics on livestock. In 2013, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) passed guidelines on limiting the use of antibiotics for growth purposes. It’s widely believed that…

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    Philadelphia's Soda Tax

    Philadelphia Inquirer city hall reporter Tricia Nadolny reported by phone on Philadelphia’s new 1.5-cent-per-ounce tax on sugary beverages and sodas.

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    Food and Public Health, Keynote Speaker 1

    Dr. Sonia Angell delivered a keynote address at a forum on food and public health. She talked about how state and local governments could play a role in managing health problems like diabetes. Dr.…

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    Food and Public Health, Panel 1

    The former heads of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Department of Health and Human Services, and Department of Agriculture spoke about the future of food production and safety in the U.S. Former FDA…

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    Reducing Food Waste

    Food security scholars, produce growers and non-profit leaders testified at a hearing on efforts to reduce food waste by suppliers and consumers. Also, Representative Chellie Pingree (D-ME)…

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    Food Nutrition Labeling

    Richard Williams talked about his concerns with the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) redesign of food nutrition labels. He assisted in the creation of the original label, which he…

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