Posted by | March 22, 2013 21:40 | Filed under: Top Stories

The Texas senator would ban the government from regulating portion sizes in restaurants.

The amendment is a longshot in the Democrat-controlled Senate. And even if it passed, it would not be binding on federal agencies.

But lovers of big sodas can relax: The feds are contemplating no limits on portion sizes.

The Cruz amendment was one of 400 proposed by senators Friday before a final budget vote Saturday. Nearly all the amendments were offered with the intention of scoring political points.

By: Alan Colmes

Alan Colmes is the publisher of Liberaland.