City of Philadelphia Voter Survey

A recent poll among likely Democratic primary voters in Philadelphia voters shows that Democratic voters are opposed to the Philadelphia beverage tax by a wide margin.

A strong majority, 59% oppose the beverage tax, while 38% support it. Further, nearly a majority (49%) of voters say that they are strongly opposed to the tax, while only 26% say that they strongly support the tax.

Do you support or oppose the beverage tax in Philadelphia, which went into effect in January of 2017?

Dem. Voters
Support, Strong 26%
Support, Somewhat12%
Oppose, Somewhat10%
Oppose, Strong49%
Don’t Know3%
Total Support38%
Total Oppose59%

Read the full poll here.