Soda Tax Not Included in Budget Proposal

The Washington Post.com

By: Tim Craig

May 21, 2010

Time Craig reported in the Washington Post on May 21, 2010, that the DC City Council decided not to include a proposed tax on soda in the fiscal 2011 budget because it lacked support. Craig wrote “members will search for savings in the budget to fund the Healthy Schools initiative, which has an estimated $6 million.”

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