Sugar Tax http://wamc.org en Vermont House Committee Reverses Vote on Sugar Tax http://wamc.org/post/vermont-house-committee-reverses-vote-sugar-tax <p></p><p></p> Thu, 28 Feb 2013 19:01:55 +0000 Pat Bradley 58803 at http://wamc.org Vermont House Committee Reverses Vote on Sugar Tax Vermont House Panel Passes Beverage Tax http://wamc.org/post/vermont-house-panel-passes-beverage-tax <p></p><p></p><p>A Vermont House committee has reversed itself and approved a penny-an-ounce tax on sugar-sweetened beverages to pay for health care subsidies, but the idea still appears to have a bumpy road ahead.<br><br>The House Health Care Committee had defeated the measure on a 5-5 tie vote on Friday. But on Wednesday, the panel voted in two 7-4 tallies to advance the measure. Thu, 28 Feb 2013 02:40:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 58726 at http://wamc.org Vermont House Panel Passes Beverage Tax Vermont House Committee Kills Health Tax Plan http://wamc.org/post/vermont-house-committee-kills-health-tax-plan <p></p><p></p> Sat, 23 Feb 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 58425 at http://wamc.org Vermont House Committee Kills Health Tax Plan