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Tuesday, June 22, 2010

New York Will Raise Cigarette Taxes Again


“New Yorkers who like to smoke will have to dig a little deeper to light up next month, after the Legislature passed a bill on Monday that will give the state the highest cigarette taxes in the country.” (New York Times, Monday)

Cause that worked last time … umm.

FEE Timely Classic:
Cigarette Taxes Are Hazardous to Our Health” by Lawrence W. Reed