Civic Federation supports 1-cent soda tax for Chicago area

A good-government group, the Civic Federation of Chicago, backed the proposed 1-cent-an-ounce tax on sugary beverages for Cook County, the second-most populous county in the country and home to Chicago. The County Board will vote on the tax, part of a $44 billion budget for fiscal 2017, in mid-November, roughly a week after four cities… » Read More

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