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Seattle City Council OKs Tax on Soda, Sugary Drinks
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle City Council has approved taxing soda and other sugary beverages to pay for nutrition and education programs.
The ordinance passed on a 7-1 vote Monday calls for a tax of 1.75 cents per ounce on major distributors of beverages such as Pepsi and Coke, sports drinks, en…
Health Warnings to be Printed on Advertising
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco supervisors have approved the inclusion of a health warning on ads for sugary sodas and some other drinks, saying such beverages contribute to obesity, diabetes and other health problems.
Observers believe San Francisco would be the first place in the country …