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Leggett pushes bag tax for MontCo

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Another jurisdiction in the Washington area is on the verge of charging residents for using paper and plastic bags. Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett on Monday proposed a nickel tax on such items at retail locations. The proposal mirrors a similar law in the District, but unlike its neighbor, the bill applies to virtually all stores and not just those that sell food. Leggett...