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Battle to expand bottle law heats up

After long struggle, backers optimistic

By David Abel
Globe Staff / October 8, 2009

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Every legislative session for the past 15 years, state lawmakers have proposed bills to expand the bottle law, the 5-cent deposit fee for carbonated soda, beer, and malt beverages. But the bills have died each time before ever getting a committee vote. (Full article: 1015 words)

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