Professor Michael Roberts Quoted in Reuters Article on Proposed Soda Taxes in Berkeley, San Francisco

November 4, 2014 – Adjunct professor Michael Roberts, who is also executive director of the Resnick Program for Food Law & Policy, is quoted in a Reuters article about proposed soda taxes in Berkeley and San Francisco. The article notes that the U.S. soda industry has spent $11.1 million to fight the ballot measures.

“What the soda industry is worried about is momentum, you win one and it makes it easier to win the next one and the next one,” said Roberts.

Read the article.