New York’s beer tax fight a sign of the times

Here’s the ultimate blog post:  a link to a story that relies heavily on yet another story- the St. Louis Post-Dispatch article “Does New York’s beer tax fight foreshadow controversy ahead?” (Be warned, the headline has almost as much original content as the story.  Also, can one foreshadow something that is behind?  Anyway….)

Across the country, governors and state legislators are trying to plug
gaping holes in their budgets. Federal bailout money only goes so far.
Are heavier taxes on beer a good option to boost revenue?

You can find the complete article here.

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