Kentucky State Legislator Calls For Higher Tobacco Taxes ; Says The Tax Increase Could Help, Not Hurt, US Tobacco Farmers

1993-10-06

Press release from October 1993 reporting the Kentucky state legislature's support for higher tobacco taxes. Recounts Representative Anne Northup's argument that money not spent on tobacco products due to increased taxation would be redirected into other goods and services, "creating employment and business opportunities in other industries." Summarizes the main objectives of the Coalition on Smok... read more

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Community Health Program Records
Subjects
Wilbur, Phil, ACS
Maple, Diane, ALA
Marx, Joe, AHA
Northup, Anne
AT
American Lung Association
American Heart Association
American Cancer Society
Coalition on Smoking OR Health
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/30078
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