Changing public attitudes have led to a decline in U.S. soda sales. But health expert Marion Nestle believes many people still consume unhealthy amounts of sugary drinks. She argues beverage companies are spending millions on research that misleads consumers.
Controversy over regulating the funds for the very wealthy, and their relationship to the greater economy.
- Richard Blumenthal attorney general of Connecticut
- Jenny Anderson reporter, New York Times
- Randall Dodd director, Financial Policy Forum and the Derivatives Study Center
- Sen. Charles Grassley (R-Iowa), ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee
- Sebastian Mallaby director of the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies; deputy director of studies and Paul A. Volcker senior fellow for international economics at the Council on Foreign Relations
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