Many children consume soda and sugar-sweetened beverages. Keast, et al. (2013) found in their study that soda and fruit drinks/ades were 5.5% and 3.5% of the energy sources that children consumed. Policies can encourage healthful behaviors. The World Health Organization (2016) advocates for the implementation of an effective tax on sugar-sweetened beverages. What talking points for supporting a soda and sugar-sweetened beverage tax would be important to include when addressing a policymaker within your community?