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Meat vs. Meatless on Capitol Hill

Meatless Monday was tried once at the Capitol Hill cafeteria and it looks like it ain't coming back.

It looks like the first Meatless Monday held in the House of Representatives cafeteria on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on June 3 was also the last, reports US News & World Report. The initiative, which seeks to encourage consumers to eat more meals without animal proteins, has been incorporated by a number of onsite dining operations. However, at the highly politicized Capitol Hill venue, it ran into opposition from meat producers, who sent a letter to the House Administration ...

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Mike Buzalka

Mike Buzalka is executive features editor of Food Management and has served the magazine in this capacity since 1998. Before that, he was executive editor of The Foodservice..
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