WSJ Editorializes on 'Philadelphia's Soda Tax Bust'

August 14, 2017

The beverage tax imposed on Philadelphians continues to hurt working families, small businesses and workers and is producing significantly less revenue than promised.

Chicago Tribune: "It's time to repeal Cook County's soda pop tax"

August 10, 2017

It’s simple: the people of Cook County, Ill. want the beverage tax repealed.

The Beverage Tax Money Grab

August 9, 2017

Last week the Cook County Commission began collecting a penny-per-ounce tax on thousands of beverages that has residents outraged and businesses worried…

New Poll: 87% of Cook County Residents Disapprove of Beverage Tax

August 8, 2017

A new poll out from the Illinois Manufacturers' Association found that 87 percent of Cook County residents disapprove of the new beverage tax. The penny-per-ounce…

Tax Foundation: Philly ‘Soda Tax Experiment Failing’

August 7, 2017

A new analysis of the Philadelphia beverage tax by The Tax Foundation, a leading tax research organization, has found that the tax is “failing…amid consumer…

Real Consequences

August 2, 2017

A penny-per-ounce beverage tax takes effect today in Cook County, home to Chicago, and a Dispatch-Argus editorial is warning residents and businesses of…

Cook County Bracing for Huge Tax Hike

August 1, 2017

Cook County families and small businesses are bracing for the impacts of a wide-ranging beverage tax set to take effect tomorrow despite heavy opposition…

Bringing Balance to Ohio

July 31, 2017

The Ohio Soft Drink Association hosted a Balance Calories booth at the Ohio State Fair this weekend.

Another Empty Promise

July 28, 2017

Americans have become accustomed to seeing their tax dollars diverted away from promised programs and projects, but this problem isn’t unique to the United…

Spotted: Shopping Outside of Philadelphia

July 27, 2017

Despite the fact that the Jersey Shore is almost two hours away from downtown Philadelphia, local stores are putting up signs telling visitors “Don’t Pay…