May 23, 2016

Philly Voice By Jake Blumgart May 20, 2016 Before summer blockbusters run on the big screen, audience members are bombarded with ads against “the grocery tax,” as the soda industry prefers to call it, while our city’s proposed sugary drinks tax is discussed in publications from NPR to the New …

May 13, 2016

Philly May 12, 2016 by Julia Terruso City Council President Darrell L. Clarke is floating an alternative to Mayor Kenney’s sugary-drinks tax plan, several City Hall sources said Wednesday. The proposal, among a handful being considered, slashes Kenney’s 3-cents-per-ounce soda tax and instead considers what a 1-cent, three-quarters of a …