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Voters around the country OK soda taxes to tackle obesity
 

Voters around the country OK soda taxes to tackle obesity

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Soda taxes, it seems, are gaining some pop. Voters in several U.S. cities in California and Colorado overwhelmingly approved additional pennies-on-the-ounce taxes in the Nov. 8 election in a move t…
 
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2 Dec 2016 - General
 
Obesity is a multi-faceted problem and hence it needs a solution from all sides. In general, I think taxation is a good move. If I am not wrong, it has been seen to reduce consumption in Mexico. The problem with it is that it is largely a regressive ...
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Obesity is one of the major health problems faced not just by the United States but worldwide as well. I think that increasing taxes for these beverages will discourage people from buying them, thereby promoting better health and preventing obesity i...
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