They already have a massive tax on cigarettes. Take the Smoker who smokes one
Pack per DayCigarettes are 6.35 Per Pack (for a Pack of Camels) 2.00
of that is State, and 2.00 is Federal Taxes. A Cigarette Smoker who
smokes that one pack will spend 190.00 per month, and 2,286.00 per Year....As a smoker - which i heartily enjoy, i guess it is time to make my wife
happy and quit.
Old man, still wating, have yet to see negative comments from
I guess when HE gets around to finally reading the Health Care Act he will fire
the guy who put in the thing about smokers.
Massive federal and state taxes on cigarettes would be a great place to start.
This first sounded good to me, but after some thought,--aren't smokers
already paying a high tax for their cigarettes?Let's not over
Lost, just wait . . . .
Smokers are going to be crucial to our evolution towards a single payer system.
Of course, the only way that will work is that taxes on cigarettes, which have a
direct cause/effect health relationship, will have to go way up.
I wonder if Obama will refuse his free health care since he's a smoker and
all. Just sayin. Hypocrisy kind of sucks (no pun intended).
old man,where are the conservatives complaining about it? certainly
none of the comments on this board are complaining about smokers being held
responsible for the results of their choices. But I guess this just gives you
another chance to spew MSNBC and DNC hate speech.
Conservatives shout and yell and whine about something called "personal
responsibility."But when some socialistic communistic liberal
scoundrel proposes something that requires it, they start shouting and yelling
and whining about that.I guess that makes sense -- if you're
Now they need to address obesity in the same manner.
Utahns should be extatic over this.They've been trying to pass
legilation like this for over 40 years, and Pres. Obama - their sworn
enemy - just hands it to them.
If we don't be vigilent, the same thing will happen to gun owners.If your doctor asks, don't tell them, tell your spouse and kids likewise.
Finally, a provision in Obamacare that really makes sense.