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Editorial: Tax increase on tobacco just adds up

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By The Kentucky Standard Editorial Board

How does Kentucky overcome a challenge that seems insurmountable? How can we eliminate a cultural touchstone that seems so ingrained into who we are as a state that some feel it is impossible to remove?

Simple. We take a stand and implement strong measures that are essentially proven to save lives.

That is exactly what has been proposed by a coalition of more than 100 health care, business, education and advocacy groups that make up the Coalition for a Smoke-Free Tomorrow.


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