Self-Appointed Food Police Think Additional Taxation On Sugary Beverages Is Smart. It's Not

op-ed | Alan Daley
A bottle of Coca-Cola is shown in this photo illustration in Encinitas, California October 10, 2013. The Coca-Cola Company will report 3rd quarter earnings October 15. REUTERS/Mike Blake

‘Some local politicians think consumers are neither smart enough nor disciplined enough to make their own food choices’

Seattle Business Owner Challenges Mayor's Proposed Soda Tax

Business | Jason Chulack
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‘It’s a fairly large, and in my opinion, inappropriate tax on just one beverage’

Mayor Passes Massive Soda Tax, Blames Business For Rising Prices

US | Steve Birr
Couple drinking soda in a bar or restaurant (Credit: Kzenon/Shutterstock)

‘I’m not making money at all’

Mayor Passes Massive Soda Tax, Blames Business For Rising Prices

US | Steve Birr

‘I’m not making money at all’

Mayor Bloomberg: Our Country Is 'Headed In The Wrong Direction'

US | Robert Donachie
NEW YORK - AUGUST 27: Mayor Michael Bloomberg

‘Not going to have a future’

Mayor Bloomberg: Our Country Is ‘Headed In The Wrong Direction’

US | Robert Donachie

‘Just not going to have a future’

Massive New Soda Tax In Philly Is Leaving Residents In Shock

US | Steve Birr
Soda bottle smashes against cold, hard reality. (Photo: Mariyana M/Shutterstock)

‘I paid more in tax’

GOP Should Embrace The Working Poor

Opinion | David Benkof

“Democrats think they own you. We want to liberate you.”