Our view: Smokers, you're going to pay for a healthier state
Published 04/10/2009, Duluth News Tribune
Hold on to your wallets. On the heels of President Obama’s expansion of the State Children’s Health Insurance Program, or SCHIP, by taxing cigarettes an additional 62 cents a pack, the Minnesota Legislature is looking to add another dollar per pack to the cost of lighting up.Word count: 451
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