Letter: ARRA opposes plastic bag tax

Proposition 5 is an idea that the Alaska Restaurant and Retailers Association is opposed to. The 15-cent a bag tax that is being proposed in Juneau is regressive and takes the wrong path in this troubled economy. We feel that this October ballot initiative will hurt large businesses and shall become a bureaucratic nightmare.

James Gilles

Executive Director

Alaska Restaurant and Retailers Association


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