US states with more convenience stores less likely to have a ‘sugar tax’ Posted byJosh 6th December 201619th October 2018 We find that adult obesity and voter ideology positively influences the disfavoring of [sugary drinks], while the number of convenience stores per capita make it more likely that soda is treated like food sold for home consumption. Read the paper Subscribe!Subscribe and get a weekly digest of new posts. Promise I won't do anything suss with your email. SUBSCRIBE! Yay! You have subscribed!