NEW YORK STATE TO DOUBLE CIGARETTE TAX TO $1.11 A PACK.1999-12-17
Illegible/Difficult to Read; Marginalia; Online news article on New York's decision to double cigarette tax to help pay for health insurance and support anti-smoking efforts. Includes comments from R J Reynolds and a Goldman Sachs tobacco analyst. Expresses concern that governments are becoming too reliant on tobacco revenues. Discusses details of new health plan.