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Should Cities Require Corner Stores to Sell Healthy Food?

Want to run a restaurant? Chances are you’ll need a license that requires you to meet certain health standards in order to stay in business.

But what if you want to run a convenience store? If there are no supermarkets nearby, residents may rely on that store for their groceries–and we all know it’s much easier to find chips and soda at most convenience stores than it is to find fruits and vegetables.

Imagine that your city took a novel step in the name of public health. Read more