Headlines Tagged with Washington — 3,136 headlines found
With the country’s fourth-highest state cigarette tax, many Washingtonians are getting their smokes across state lines or through smugglers.
Nov 8, 2012 National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Nov 8, 2012 11:44
Tobacco Settlement Authority is expected to sell $344.39 million of tobacco settlement revenue refunding bonds, series 2013 on Oct. 3, said a market source on Friday. The authority is an agency of State of Washington.
Sep 20, 2013 Reuters
added Sep 20, 2013 11:50
Insists increased fees on smoke shops with self-rolling machines violates Initiatve 1053
May 4, 2012 Burien (WA) Highline Times & Des Moines News
added May 5, 2012 14:21
E-cigarette devices are randomly and unexpectedly exploding, burning and maiming people unlucky enough to be near them when they detonate, researchers report. The University of Washington Regional Burn Center in Seattle has treated 22 people for burns an
Oct 5, 2016 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 5, 2016 21:37
The case is the latest in a series in which King Mountain, owned by Yakama businessman Delbert Wheeler, has disputed state and federal taxes and financial regulations on the grounds that the Yakama Nation’s treaty rights shield the business from those re
Mar 13, 2015 Yakima (WA) Herald
added Mar 13, 2015 22:07
it is more logical to assume the flood of contributions in circulation only fuels and encourages the maverick behavior that led to the implosion of budget proceedings and the government shutdown. Those self-absorbed pols on Capitol Hill are not thinking a
Oct 4, 2013 Seattle (WA) Times
added Oct 9, 2013 22:14
E-cigarettes look like a tempting candidate for sin-tax treatment, but it’s too soon to impose a levy. Speedy resolution of vaping’s health implications by the FDA cannot come too soon for budget writers counting on a new source of revenue.
Mar 8, 2014 The Spokesman-Review
added Mar 8, 2014 22:49
- A state judge blocked the collection of taxes on roll-your-own cigarettes Monday, citing a voter-approved initiative that makes it harder for lawmakers to raise taxes.
Jun 26, 2012 Everett (WA) Herald
added Jun 26, 2012 03:30
Over the past decade, almost every state has raised cigarette taxes, sometimes multiple times. The health benefits are undeniable, but the benefits to states' revenues are not as clear-cut.
Jun 4, 2013 Vancouver (WA) Columbian
added Jun 5, 2013 00:09
t. The notable rates of e-cigarette use and use of e-cigarettes as cessation aids, even though the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has not approved e-cigarettes for this purpose, should inform policy and treatment discussions on this topic.
May 8, 2013 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 13, 2013 08:54