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Why single out soda?

Why single out soda?

In recent days Baltimore City grocery stores, beverage companies and restaurants that make, sell and deliver our favorite drinks have come under attack.

Mayoral candidate Nick Mosby and the Baltimore City Department of Health have proposed legislation to require restaurants, grocery stores, convenience stores and vending machines to carry misleading and inaccurate warning signs about common beverages such as lemonades, sweet teas, fruit juices, fruit drinks, sports drinks and soft drinks designed to scare consumers.

This legislation would place a tremendous burden on small businesses in...

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