Controversial tobacco tax hike prompts strong emotions from groups
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 6 days ago
chewed or smoked.
Cigarette taxes would go up by $2 a pack -- from 87 cents to $2.87.
"It's going to save lives," said Jim Knox of the American Cancer Society.
Knox said Prop. 56 would "protect kids and it's going to reduce health care costs.... Read more