Poll: Mayor Nutter refuses soda money to fight obesity

Mayor Nutter has refused a grant to help fight obesity, because the money comes from the soda industry.

The mayor has feuded with the industry over his proposal to place a tax on sugary drinks, which is intended to cut soda consumption and help reduce obesity, especially among youth.

Is Nutter making the right call?

Poll

Should Mayor Nutter accept soda money to fight obesity?

Tell us what you think. Cast your vote now.

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