- President Obama Issues Executive Order Allowing Sanctions On Cyber AttackersPosted 12 hours ago
- California Governor Orders Mandatory Water ReductionsPosted 12 hours ago
- Bullet Points: Tax Break Holiday for FL Gun Owners?Posted 18 hours ago
- VIRAL VIDEOS: Watch Ryan Gosling Dancing As A Kid!Posted 3 weeks ago
- Jeb Bush To “Actively Explore The Possibility Of Running For President”Posted 3 months ago
- Insurance Industry Giving Affordable Care Act Customers More Time To Pay PremiumsPosted 4 months ago
- Boehner Responds To President Obama’s Immigration Plan [VIDEO]Posted 4 months ago
- AFMW: Comedian Sebastian ManiscalcoPosted 5 months ago
- FOX in the Fast Lane: Kicking Off The ChasePosted 7 months ago
- Obamacare Data Discrepancies Could Jeopardize CoveragePosted 9 months ago
UT High School Fined By Feds For Selling Soda
Giving students easy access to a sugar high at the wrong time is going to cost a Utah high school in a big way.
FOX News Radio’s Chris Hoenig has details:
Davis High School faces a $15,000 dollar fine. The crime: selling soda during lunch.
The school gets the $15,000 grand from the Federal government, but with a catch; Federal law bans the sale of pop during lunch hours. Principal Dee Burton says the mandate is just too confusing.
(Burton) “We can sell a Snickers bar, but we can’t sell licorice. We can’t sell Swedish fish, but we can sell ice cream.”
The school makes roughly $15,000 a year off the vending machines, money used to pay for arts programs and other activities. Students say it should be their choice.
(Student) “It’s kind of ridiculous. I mean, it’s soda pop. It’s not gonna kill us.”
But for now, the school is pulling the plugs on the soda machines.
Chris Hoenig, FOX News Radio.