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Democrats propose major tax increase on cigarettes and e-cigarettes
DENVER -- Targeting teen nicotine vaping, Gov. Jared Polis on Wednesday announced a late-session bill to ask Colorado voters to significantly raise taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products and impose taxes on nicotine vaping devices. "We have a moral imperative to reduce teen smoking and vaping we have a financial imperative for public health," Polis said.