mar 1, 2015 - Berkeley soda tax goes into effect
Berkeley, California, passed a tax on sugary-sweetened beverages (SSBs) in 2014. Berkeley was the first U.S. city to enact a soda tax, and it has frequently been used as an example in arguments in favor of soda taxes.
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Mapping a Controversy -- Soda Taxes
A brief timeline of the history of soda taxes in the United ...