Tuesday, June 17, 2008
The Whiskey Rebellion 2, is holding a rally tonight against the Allegheny County 10% drink tax. The group has sold over 700 tickets at $20 a piece for the event and is starting it's petition to put a referendum on the November ballot in an effort to "Axe the Drink Tax." The group will be meeting at the Priory's Grand Hall on the North Side. To get a referendum on the ballot the group believes they will need close to 24,000 signatures.