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Letter to the Editor – Edward Nixon

Dear Editor,

As a Missouri citizen, I am concerned about what Amendment 3 would do to our state economy.

A fiscal impact report by University of Missouri Professor Joseph Haslag shows that Amendment 3 would create billions in new government spending while doing little for smoking cessation programs.

Less that 3% of the proposed tax would go to smoking cessation programs. 82.5% of the money would become "supplemental payments" for

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