Cigarette Price News for May 22

Asia: More people want to quit smoking after increase of cigarette prices

Asia: Cigarette tax increase will decrease number of smokers

Right tax, wrong measure

Cigarette prices in western Washington seem to have gone up in recent days. One contact of ours reports paying $6.50 at a Fred Meyer in Seattle, along with another telling us of paying a little over $6.00 for a pack of cigarettes at a gas station.