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March 23, 2018
By Lindsey Stroud
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against a cigarette tax increase in Kentucky.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
March 6, 2018
By Lindsey Stroud
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against proposals to increase the cigarette tax in Connecticut.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
February 23, 2018
By Lindsey Stroud
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against a proposal in New Jersey to tax vaping products.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
February 5, 2018
By Lindsey Stroud
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against legislation in Washington State imposing a 60% tax on vaping products.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
October 12, 2017
By Lindsey Stroud
Lindsey Stroud examines a recent study's findings that the use of electronic nicotine delivery systems in place of tobacco cigarettes would save lives.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
September 28, 2017
By Lindsey Stroud
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud examines multiple public health groups' opinions on electronic nicotine delivery systems and how their use can benefit public health.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
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
 

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