Chicagoans don’t believe soda advertisement claims
CHICAGO — Most people in Cook County say they don’t believe the advertisements that link the sweetened beverage tax to health concerns.
A We Ask American poll found that 83 percent of those polled said they saw the health-related ads.
Nearly 88 percent said they believed the commissioners voted for the tax for reasons that weren’t health-related.
Nearly 85 percent of those polled also said they wanted the tax repealed.