American Beverage Association

A clerk stocks a shelf with soda at a convenience store. (Getty Images)

Beverage Industry Pours Money Into Campaign To Defeat Berkeley Soda Tax Ballot Measure

The American Beverage Association has donated another half-million dollars to fight a Berkeley ballot measure that would tax sodas and other sugary drinks.

09/23/2014

soda, soft drinks

Battle Over Sugary Drink Tax Bubbles Up In Sacramento

Sugary drinks are in the spotlight in Sacramento as for the first time a tax on those beverages has made it though a legislative committee.

04/26/2013

soda, soft drinks

Beverage Industry Spending Millions To Defeat Richmond Soda Tax

A group backed by the beverage industry is spending millions of dollars to defeat a soda tax measure on the Nov. 6 ballot in Richmond.

10/09/2012

soda, soft drinks

Group Fighting Proposed Richmond Soda Tax Files Lawsuit

A group funded by the beverage industry has sued to avoid campaign-disclosure laws as it fights a proposed soda tax in Richmond.

09/05/2012

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