Assemblymember Pichardo: Plastic Bag Fee Is the Wrong Way to Go

January 25, 2017

“While the merits of protecting the environment deserve consideration, a fee on plastic bags is the wrong way to go. This is a regressive tax that would literally nickel and dime my constituents, who are already struggling to make ends meet. It’s wrong to take money out of my hard working neighbors’ pockets and give it to large businesses.”