Americans love our Coke and Pepsi, but are soft drinks making us fat? Talk of a “soda tax” to discourage consumption and raise revenues has energized both both health advocates and libertarians. We’ll explore how a tax on sugared beverages would impact obesity and the nation’s coffers.


  • Michael Jacobson Director, Center for Science in the Public Interest
  • Susan Neeley President and CEO, American Beverage Association

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