POP TAX REJECTED BY COOK COUNTRY COMMISSIONER'S COUNCIL.

The Cook County sweetened beverage tax was recently moved one step closer to a full repeal when all but 1 cook county commissioner's voted to eliminate the penny-per-ounce tax on sweetened beverages. The bill's future remains unclear, but debate continues on the many measures that will have to be taken going forward depending on the result of the vote. 

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