Our View: No to soda tax in El Monte

Our View: No to soda tax in El Monte

There are 2 comments on the Whittier Daily News story from Oct 17, 2012, titled Our View: No to soda tax in El Monte. In it, Whittier Daily News reports that:

It is indeed. We take to heart those tut-tutting Metro bus-side ads asking us, quite reasonably, if we would really choose to pour 10 packets of sugar into a glass - the equivalent of what we do when we drink a non-diet "soft drink." But cities shouldn't punitively tax those drinks, or ban the Big Gulps as New York has.

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Avid Soda Fiend

El Monte, CA

#1 Oct 17, 2012
No on "H"--yes, no on "H."

What does "H" stand for?

horrific, horrendous, hideous, hogwash

Vikki Martinez now says she will vote against "H.'

Great job, old Vik, after approving the squandering of $100,00+ on an absolutely idiotic proposal.

Your vote for this will cost you in your running for Mare (Whoops--Mayor) of El Monte in 2015;
as will your voting against rehiring the 14
stalwarts at the Aquatic Center.

You have lost your campaign already, dumbo(a).

United States

#2 Jan 2, 2013
Bad news! she is running this year... If she wins, El monte will have it most notorious c*%#}% mayor.

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