soda tax

Final state Senate campaign push on display

The rollicking, at times humorous and other times downright mean, race for…

 

Supporters hope to keep second SF soda tax from going flat

San Francisco soda tax supporters are hoping round two of an effort…

 

San Francisco voters may ban homeless encampments

San Francisco voters will decide in November whether to ban homeless encampments…

 

Philadelphia becomes first major American city with soda tax

PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia became the first major American city with a soda…

911 dispatchers exempt from SF healthy vending machine proposal

San Francisco’s 911 dispatchers may still be able to get their sugar…

SF hospitals taking soda measures, amid new beverage law

As San Francisco implements increased controls on sugary beverages — including the…

SF soda warning label proposal advances

Soda advertisements in San Francisco may soon come with warning labels about…

Supervisors renew battle against sugary drinks with proposal targeting ads

After losing an effort to impose a tax on sugary beverages in…

Ad campaign signals SF soda battle far from over

Less than three months after San Francisco voters rejected a tax on…

Soda tax supporters litter Dolores Park with fake severed legs to call attention to diabetic amputations

As election day nears, soda tax supporters littered a section of Dolores…

Soda tax's last stand? Bay Area preps for showdown

If two of the most progressive U.S. cities don't pass a tax…

SF begins debate over proposed soda tax ballot measure

Dueling sides in the soda-tax debate staked their ground Wednesday during City…

S.F. Democratic Party endorses proposed soda tax ballot measure

San Francisco’s Democratic Party voted Wednesday night to endorse the ballot measure…

Will support from Chiu, Campos elevate SF soda tax issue?

Board of Supervisors President David Chiu — who, along with fellow Supervisor…

High rate of obese and overweight kids poses problems for SF

Most adults in The City are fit as fiddles when it comes…

Supervisors unite behind proposed soda-tax measure

San Francisco city leaders are united in an effort to slap a…

San Francisco supervisors plan to combine soda tax measures

A day after Supervisor Eric Mar announced intentions to introduce a 2-cents-per-ounce…

Second San Francisco pol takes aim at sugary beverages with tax proposal

There appears to be a strong will at City Hall to take…