Issue of the Week

Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

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2579 votes

On January 1, 2018, a new Suffolk County law will go into effect, charging a five-cent fee for plastic and paper carryout bags, at a variety of retail stores. Those in support of the fee believe it will protect the environment. Those against view it as a tax that will hurt local businesses. Would you support Nassau County imposing a five-cent fee on plastic and paper carryout bags?

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Legislature

Nassau County Community College

Extend Community College to Four Years

(938 votes)
Vote up!
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53.47%
2016 votes

This would help with young adults entering the work force not having crushing debt.

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