The Soda Tax Wars: Let's Help San Francisco and Berkeley Crush Big Soda

October 8, 2014 7:50 PM

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Both San Francisco and Berkeley have approved November ballot measures asking voters to support taxes on sugary drinks.

Ballot Measure E in San Francisco requests voter approval of a 2 cents per ounce tax, with the revenue dedicated to nutrition and physical activity programs for children. It's a "Special Tax," which means the revenue is earmarked for a specific purpose. In the crazy world of California politics, a S...

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