Help us defeat plastic bag bans and taxes across the country.
Fox & Hounds Daily – Senate Bill 270 (Padilla) is a perfect example of the job-killing impulse that’s far too common in the Capitol. This misguided measure to ban plastic bags and impose a minimum 10-cent tax on paper bags will punish the poor and shut down a small-but-important California industry. No other state in the nation has sought a statewide plastic ban coupled with a paper bag tax, and we should not be the first. More »
FlashReport – If a picture is worth a thousand words, this picture of the cities and counties within the state of California that have already passed plastic bag ordinances, implemented bag bans and taxes, proves one point: Most of California is being ruled by the liberal coastal regions. More »
Despite the facts, plastic bags have gotten a bad rap. Here's the truth about your plastic bags and why they are the right choice for the environment, your wallet and your community.