Philadelphia's Soda Fee is Not as Taxing as we Think

Philadelphia Weekly | March 29, 2010
To say that Mayor Nutter’s proposed “Healthy Philadelphia Initiative” (the two-cents-per-ounce junk-drink tax) is in disarray would be charitable. City Council grows increasingly hostile toward the plan. A loophole might negate its stated health goals.

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