SA Rep. Joe Farias authors 'soda tax' bill

1/30/2013

A controversial bill that would tax sodas with sugar has been introduced in Austin by State Rep. Joe Farias, D-Dist. 118, of San Antonio.

The tax would be charge a nickel extra for every 12 ounces of soft drink in a container. It covers cans, bottles, and soda fountain drinks.

Read more: http://www.ksat.com/news/SA-Rep-Joe-Farias-authors-soda-tax-bill/-/478452/18329228/-/84ts43/-/index.html


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