Soda Ban: Ad Campaign from Soda Lobby Battles Bloomberg

… and they’re using the same folks who came up with the old Harry and Louise ads that helped kill Clinton-era health care reform to spearhead the campaign.

But they better watch out, because Bloomberg has his own ace political PR man on the case: the legendary Howard Wolfson, according to the Times, which also reported that lobbyists from Coca-Cola had tried to meet with all of the politicians who are likely to run to succeed Bloomberg.

The first public hearing on the policy, which is being handled by the Board of Health, will be held on July 24.