County solicitor rules against drink tax opponents: "Allegheny County Solicitor Mike Wojcik has determined that the petition by the group Friends Against Counterproductive Taxation, which seeks to cut the county's controversial drink tax from 10 percent to 0.5 percent by referendum, is legally insufficient.Jackass.
We do NOT need anyone to protect us from our own democracy.
Ballot access is important.
Democracy is simple. Politics is messy. From time time the process gets messy and simple.