soda tax

Controversial Soda Tax Could Possibly Spread Statewide
On the heels of the controversial Seattle soda tax that went into effect in 2018, now a similar bill has been introduced by House Democrats that would expand this bill statewide.
The original sponsor is House Representative Marcus Ricelli, from the 3rd District in Spokane...
Researchers Propose Higher Tax on Sugary Beverages
As obesity continues to plague the United States, many states have imposed a tax cost on some of the products that contribute to unhealthy weight gain, like soda. But experts believe that the current sales tax isn’t high enough to truly impact health and weight loss.