AZ Wants To Tax Soda!



For tax-cut-driven Arizona lawmakers, it might be the politically unthinkable: Tax soda to pay for education.

But a new poll suggests voters throughout the state might support the idea.

The poll, released this week by Phoenix-based consulting firm OH Predictive Insights, found 59 percent of voters surveyed would support a 0.2-cent-per-ounce tax on soda, if the revenue is earmarked for education.


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