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About City Inside/Out

City Inside/OutSeattle is a vibrant and complex city, and the Seattle Channel's City Inside/Out with Brian Callanan brings you thoughtful, in-depth reports and discussions about important local issues every week.

Brian Callanan is a 18-year veteran of broadcast journalism -- all in the Pacific Northwest. From 2000-2011, Callanan was a reporter and anchor for Q13 FOX News. Over his career, Callanan has won an Emmy and has earned several other awards from the Society for Professional Journalists and the National Press Photographer's Association. He's the host of the Seattle Channel's award-winning public affairs programs: City Inside/Out and City Inside/Out: Council Edition.

City Inside/Out: Sugary-Drinks Tax?
City Inside/Out: Sugary-Drinks Tax?

POLL: Do you support a new sugary-drinks tax in Seattle?

Is a new Seattle soda tax a good idea? A battle is bubbling up over whether the city should charge two cents an ounce for sugary drinks to help fight obesity and pay for programs that close the achievement gap in public schools.

On the show:

Victor Coleman, Director, Childhood Obesity Prevention Coalition

Pete Lamb, Teamsters Joint Council 28

Gurdev Singh Mann, Owner, King's 76

Ed Murray, Seattle Mayor

Max Schroedl, CFO, Jones Soda