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April 24, 2017
By Leo Pusateri
Connecticut residents may say “cheers” to a proposal in Gov. Dannel Malloy’s (D) proposed budget agenda.
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Taxes
Alcohol & Tobacco
March 30, 2017
By John Nothdurft, Matthew Glans
Montana is considering a massive $1.50-per-pack increase on cigarettes and an increase on other tobacco products including vapor products.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
February 20, 2017
By Dr. Brad Rodu, Matthew Glans, Lindsey Stroud
Policymakers should be mindful of the extensive research that supports tobacco harm reduction and understand that bans, excessive regulations, or high taxes on e-cigarettes could encourage smokers to stay with more-harmful traditional cigarettes.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
December 3, 2016
By Gabrielle Cintorino
A new cigarette tax approved by California voters in November 2016 will take effect on April 1, 2017, increasing the state’s excise tax on tobacco cigarettes from 87 cents to $2.87 and adding new tobacco-related taxes to e-cigarettes.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
November 1, 2016
RStreet's snapshot of the legal and regulatory climates for nicotine-vapor devices in 52 U.S. cities.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
September 22, 2016
By Lindsey Curnutte
A health advocacy group is calling on New Mexico lawmakers to increase taxes on alcohol and liquor as a way to improve public health and bolster the state’s budget.
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Taxes
Alcohol & Tobacco
August 11, 2016
By Danedri Herbert
West Virginia lawmakers approved excise tax hikes on cigarettes and e-cigarettes in June to help patch a projected $100 million shortfall in the state’s budget.
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Taxes
Taxes
Alcohol & Tobacco
March 1, 2016
By Lindsey Stroud
Utah is considering three proposals aimed at regulating or taxing e-cigarettes and tobacco products.
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Government Spending
Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
November 4, 2015
By Tony Corvo
West Virginia lawmakers are considering increasing the state’s sin taxes on tobacco and adding a tax on e-cigarettes to help patch a possible $12 million gap between state spending and revenue.
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Government Spending
Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
November 2, 2015
By Elizabeth BeShears
Lawmakers in Alaska’s Matanuska-Susitna Borough, about 35 miles north of Anchorage, enacted an ordinance adding an excise tax of 55 percent to the price of wholesale e-cigarette purchases.
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Government Spending
Alcohol & Tobacco
Health Care
Taxes
 

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