The only tricks lib governments have up their sleeve is making the rich richer and the poor poorer!
Australia's most affluent don't pay enough tax and they have way too much influence over the government.
Of course making things more expensive detracts people from buying it.
And yes in the case of sugary drinks it is a good thing. Just like it is for cigarettes and wine.
And where do you think the tax raise will go? At least a portion of it will go to the health and education system.
Water is the best drink to have, I didn't think we'd have to prove this? If you have a medical condition preventing you from drinking water maybe you should see your GP and get help?
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