The Sierra Club recently spoke about proposing a "couch potato" tax in New Mexico. The tax would go to help fund programs that would encourage families to go out hiking. Nobody would be against the idea of a program like that. The problem is that it's insane to put that burden on gamers in particular with no thought to putting a tax on other forms of entertainment.
Gaming Angels sent an email asking the ECA what they thought of the proposed tax and here is what they said: