Proposed cigarette tax increases draw local ire
BEMIDJI —The counter at the Save Tobacco Super Store is an unlikely forum for political debate.
But these days, customers are talking —and often at length —about the state Legislature’s plan to increase taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products.
“It sucks,” says one loyal shopper. A flyer hangs off of the register nearby, urging customers to contact legislators and oppose a tax increase.
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