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Monkey Business Report: NC’s e-cig tax

We posted previously about the General Assembly’s vote to enact a tax on e-cigarettes.  E-cigs are a relatively new phenomenon.  They are devices that emit odorless vapor instead of that nasty smoke we’ve grown accustomed to.  I know a number of people who have turned…

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#NCGA: House GOP’s anti-tax cred up in smoke with e-cigarette vote

There was a time when the GOP was recognized as the group who would cut your taxes, shrink government, and back the bureaucracy off of your case.  Well, it’s funny how things change when you finally get to be in charge of the public cash…