This is about money and politics.
Wage theft is disturbingly routine.
Americans need credible nutrition advice they can trust, not a choice between quacks and "experts" sold out to junk food companies.
Thanks to a loophole that subsidizes CEO pay, McDonald's, Yum Brands, Wendy's, Burger King, Domino's, and Dunkin' Brands trimmed $64 million from their tax bills in 2011 and 2012.
Taxpayers will shell out $1.2 billion this year to support workers subjected to McDonald's miserly wages and benefits.
Abusing workers hurts the economy.
Burger assembly doesn't pay like automotive assembly used back in Henry Ford's day.
The fast-food chain swears it will offer plenty of healthy choices at all its restaurants but not until seven years from now.