SEATTLE ESPRESSO PARTY?
A pressure group in Seattle called, The Early Learning and Care Committee, wants to impose a tax on espresso drinks. Here is a quote by the campaign manager, Lisa Moy:
"Taxing espresso drinks is a guaranteed source of income in Seattle, where many residents can't get through the day without a caffeine hit."
I read about this story on Rick Schrager's web site, Technoerotica.net. Read the article, Seattle Latte Levy May Brew Revenue, on CBS News.
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