Soda tax

The tax would prevent 2.4 million cases of diabetes, 95,000 coronary heart events, 8,000 strokes and 26,000 premature deaths, while saving $17 billion in health expenditures and generating $13 billion annually.
A researcher breaks down how the food industry plies doctors away from sound science, with "$5,000 to go speak to this meeting or that meeting.They'll fly you on business class tickets to exotic places."
Last year, former Gov. David Paterson pushed a plan to levy
Courtesy Times Union Former state health commissioner Richard Daines was found
The latest PSA warning New Yorkers about the side-effects of excessive
Despite previous reports of its demise, is the soda tax really
Governor Paterson's proposal to levy a penny-per-ounce tax on sugary soft
Every week since Albany failed to meet its April 1st budget
After applying jumper cables yesterday to his perpetually pop-blocked plan to
Remember Governor Paterson's defeated plan to raise a billion dollars by
Martin Dilan In an attempt to close the budget gap, lawmakers
A proposed tax on sugary beverages is still being pushed by
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