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June 13

Seattle Approves Tax On Sweetened Beverages…

jxfzsy/iStock/Thinkstock FOOD & DRINK>DRINK TRENDS Business groups and restaurant operators voice opposition… Lisa Jennings | Jun 07, 2017 Seattle has joined a growing number of jurisdictions to approve a tax on the distribution of sugary drinks, including soda. In a 7-to-1 vote, the Seattle city council approved the new tax on Monday, which proponents say […]