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Seattle to become latest U.S. city to tax sugary drinks

Reuters Tuesday, 6 June 2017
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Seattle's City Council voted on Monday to levy a special tax on sodas and other sugary beverages sold to consumers, becoming the latest of several local government bodies across the country to take such action for the sake of public health.
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Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and two City Council members proposed a new tax on high-income households Monday.

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