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The Regulatory Week in Review: February 28, 2014

| Feb 28, 2014 | Week in Review
    • silverman backgroundThe White House announced a proposal, supported by Michelle Obama, to change food labels to increase the font of calorie counts and suggest more appropriate portion sizes.
    • A federal district court held that the Texas constitution violates the Equal Protection and Due Process Clauses by banning same-sex marriages.
    • The Governor of Arizona, Jan Brewer, vetoed a bill that would have allowed businesses to deny service to gays and lesbians.
    • The DOT proposed a rule to ban cell phone calls during flights.
    • State regulators created a task force to coordinate new bitcoin regulation.