You’ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract Beverage Group Calls New York Tax Proposal a 'Money Grab' Says Governor's Proposed 'Obesity Tax' Would Hurt Consumers, Risk Jobs By Natalie Zmuda, Published on December 15, 2008 1 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Register Now Already a member? Log in.