Chicago's soda tax repealed, in blow to 'nanny-state crusade'

Chicago's soda tax repealed, in blow to 'nanny-state crusade'
The Cook County Board voted Wednesday to repeal the Chicago-area county’s controversial soda tax, after a public backlash to the penny-per-ounce charge. Low-tax advocates cheered the decision as a blow to the “nanny-state crusade.” Cook County, which …
Chicago's soda tax repealed, in blow to 'nanny-state crusade'