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D.C. bag tax revenue lower than expected

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The money that a tax on plastic bags was expected to generate for the District is bringing in about half of what analysts had predicted -- but those responsible for spending that revenue say it's a good thing. "It's a trade-off," said Christophe A.G. Tolou, director of the D.C. Department of the Environment. "What we want to see ultimately is a very small revenue and very large numbers of...