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Earlier this week, the cigarette tax went up by $1.00. How are smokers already effected?


The new cigarette tax is 'just an extra dollar' for some Chicago smokers

by Gillian Roberts
June 28, 2012


Smokers are paying more for a pack of cigarettes now that a new tax is in place. Gillian Roberts talks to smokers about how the increase is effecting their habit.