The Center Square 10/31
California fast food prices and automation are set to skyrocket in response to the state’s coming fast food minimum wage increase to $20 per hour.
‘$20 an hour sounds great until you learn that you’ve been replaced by a kiosk’
Food Industry Policy
The Los Angeles Times 11/1
Last month, Gov. Gavin Newsom signed into law California’s Food Safety Act banning four ingredients that are linked to health risks.
The Little Hoover Commission recommended pausing California’s landmark law aimed at reducing organic waste in landfills. Senate Bill 1383 could use an update, but given the importance of reducing methane emissions, pressing pause would be a mistake.
On the Side
The Sacramento Bee 11/1
The end of October brought winter chill to Sacramento, but the region’s dining scene has stayed hot.
Los Angeles Eater 10/31
Plus, IKEA food deals, a fundraiser for transgender representation, and more.