…because New Jersey is considering imposing a “sin Tax” on fast food. Could this serve as motivation for those Ft. Monmouth employees who are on the fence about relocating to our area? If so, the increased demand may finally land us our first Sonic!!!
From the article:
Still, some say taxing fast food isn’t such a bad idea. Heck most meat and animal products are subsidized by the government already, so we are already being taxed on it. That’s the only way we can get Awesome Sonic Half Price Shakes like we do. So unless you want the dollar menu to go away, taxing is here to stay already.
“I think this country has gone too much in the direction of fast and unhealthy food, and if people are taxed they may terminate that and turn toward more healthy foods,” said West Orange resident Maureen Felix.
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