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Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

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On January 1, 2018, a new Suffolk County law will go into effect, charging a five-cent fee for plastic and paper carryout bags, at a variety of retail stores. Those in support of the fee believe it will protect the environment. Those against view it as a tax that will hurt local businesses. Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

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Legislature

Liberal

Jack Olchin,
NYS Liberal Party Vice-Chair for Long Island

All Inquiries Please Direct to:

Jack Olchin
1395 Broadway
Hewlett, NY 11557
Tel: (516) 374-1966
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