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Column: Time to overtax someone else

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As July comes to a close, it marks the first month of the state of Minnesota’s latest tax overburdening of the small demographic that are smokers - this time to pay debt on the new Vikings stadium.

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Center of Disease Control estimates from 2011 state 21.6 percent of men and 16.5 percent of women smoke. Count me among them and stop telling me to quit. I won’t and I’m OK with that. You should be, too.

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Robert Williams
Robert is the Sports Editor of Detroit Lakes Newspapers. Williams worked prior in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 
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