Missouri voters in November will be asked to pass constitutional Amendment 3 to increase the lowest tobacco tax in the U.S. to establish an Early Childhood Health and Education Trust intended to help children.
Missouri voters in November will be asked to pass constitutional Amendment 3 to increase the lowest tobacco tax in the U.S. to establish an Early Childhood Health and Education Trust intended to help children. File photo THE KANSAS CITY STAR
Missouri voters in November will be asked to pass constitutional Amendment 3 to increase the lowest tobacco tax in the U.S. to establish an Early Childhood Health and Education Trust intended to help children. File photo THE KANSAS CITY STAR

Cigarette tax increase would leave state with bitter fruit

September 27, 2016 02:00 PM