Capitol Views: Legislative committee passes session’s first tax increase

    And so it begins. The House Ways and Means Committee voted 11-5 today to pass the first tax of the session, with the extra cents being attached to cigarettes. HB 119 by Rep. Harold Ritchie, D-Bogal…

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