September 6, 2018

KIRO 7 News, Graham Johnson, September 3, 2018- At a Labor Day event in Burien, union leaders stumped for Initiative 1634, which would block Seattle-style soda taxes. “It supports affordable groceries,” said Nicole Grant of the Martin Luther King, Jr. County Labor Council. I-1634 leaves Seattle’s controversial sugary beverage tax alone but would …

August 28, 2018

Patch, Neal McNamara, August 27, 2018- The Yes! To Affordable Groceries campaign describes itself as “a group of citizens, businesses and community organizations.” But the campaign is being funded almost entirely by large soft drink corporations like Pepsi, Red Bull, and Coca-Cola, according to campaign finance reports. Back in May, Patch …