Soda Tax Lost, But Richmond Still Won (Sort of)

Measure N, the controversial soda tax ballot measure, brought national attention to Richmond — along with millions of dollars from the beverage industry in the form of political ads, billboards and paid canvassers to defeat the measure. Despite Measure N being defeated, the soda tax debate had an impact — it informed and impassioned (and even employed) young community members. Read the full story on Richmond Pulse.

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