Tags » Clinton Global Initiative

McDonald’s reports progress on its health commitments—and also strong sales of chocolate milk

In September 2013, McDonald’s, joined by former US president Bill Clinton, announced a partnership with the Alliance for a Healthier Generation “to increase customers’ access to fruit and vegetables and help families and children to make informed choices in keeping with balanced lifestyles.” Thirty-eight million clementines, 161 million tubes of yogurt, and 21 additional million milk jugs and juice boxes later, the fast-food chain has met four of its five stated goals in the US. 492 more words

Jake Tapper makes a disclosure about Clinton arrangement, pertaining to Poppy Harlow's panel

Writing in a blog post, CNN anchor (of both The Lead and as of last Sunday, State of the Union) Jake Tapper said that he had been hoping to disclose this on air, but that Jeb Bush’s speech had run over, leaving him pressed for time. 187 more words


Poppy Harlow's Clinton Global Initiative panel to air Saturday

Although Jake Tapper still interviewed Bill Clinton, which will air this Sunday on State of the Union, he pulled out of the panel discussion. … 83 more words


Bill Clinton Defends Family Foundation At Annual Denver Meeting

DENVER (AP) – Former President Bill Clinton forcefully defended the integrity of his charitable foundation on Wednesday, arguing that attacks on the institution reflect partisan politics as his wife runs for the Democratic presidential nomination. 384 more words


Clinton Foundation Kicks Off Annual Denver Gathering With Celebrities In Town

DENVER (AP) – Thousands of business and charity leaders gathered in Denver Tuesday for the second annual Clinton Global Initiative conference, where the foundation announced several new efforts to help poor communities. 231 more words


Pepsi to Ditch High Fructose Corn Syrup in New Craft Soda Line

PURCHASE, NY — Soda giant PepsiCo is looking to forgo high fructose corn syrup in a new line of craft fountain drinks, according to the… 223 more words

Healthy Eating

Hysterical Historical Commentary of Obviously Oblivious Political Pontification


No other political pundit has made the obvious moribund comment… or inappropriate analogy… about Secretary Hillary Clinton’s geographical choice in her re-launch of her foundering campaign…. 420 more words