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Germany Proposes A 'Fat Tax' To Cover Healthcare Costs

First Posted: 07/23/10 05:06 PM ET Updated: 05/25/11 06:10 PM ET

Obesity

AOL News:

Marco Wanderwitz, a conservative member of parliament for the German state of Saxony, said it is unfair and unsustainable for the taxpayer to carry the entire cost of treating obesity-related illnesses in the public health system.

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