Cigarette Tax Quote of the Day

Cigarette Tax Quote of the Day

April 2, 2008 Posted by J. Scott Moody - No Comments

From an AP story today:
AUGUSTA — A coalition of health groups today urged lawmakers to increase the cigarette tax by a $1 per pack, saying the increase will encourage more people to quit smoking and generate more money for health programs.
Translation: Fewer people smoking equals more cigarette tax revenue? Someone needs a math lesson.