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Do you have community health story to share?

KQED Public Radio's The California Report wants to hear from you. We're looking for health-related stories from underrepresented voices across California. These stories will be about you and your experiences, recorded in your own voice.

If you would like to send a story idea, or want to learn more, please contact KQED's Ryder Diaz.

 
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Election 2012 | Oct 12, 2012

Richmond Residents Weigh in on Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Tax

Two California cities — Richmond in Northern California’s Contra Costa County and El Monte in Los Angeles County — have proposed a one-cent-per-ounce tax on sugar sweetened beverages, including sodas and energy drinks. The Community Coalition Against Beverage Taxes (funded by the American Beverage Association) has spent approximately $3.5 million to defeat the measures. The coalition argues that it’s a tax on …

 

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