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Dom Giordano: Philadelphia’s Liberty Crisis

By Dom Giordano

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – What do Uber X,  high cigarette taxes, charter schools, pop up beer gardens and now Philly Jesus all have in common? 423 more words


Survey: Missouri's Last In Fight Against Lung Cancer

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Missouri is at the very bottom of the list of a new survey on combating the high cost of lung cancer. 164 more words


Philadelphia Residents Crossing County Lines To Save Cigarette Money

By Mike Dougherty

UPPER DARBY, Pa. (CBS) – Philadelphia’s new cigarette tax for school funding has smokers “crossing the border” to save some cash.

How much is a five-minute drive worth? 268 more words


Tax collected from Minnesotans $75M more than forecast in October

Minnesota collected almost $75 million more in taxes from citizens than anticipated in October, generating almost $1.7 billion in revenue.

The Minnesota Management and Budget Office (MMB) reported… 465 more words


Up In Smoke

There is an $80,000,000 budget gap in the school district of Philadelphia. There is no money for anything. I have mentioned the big ticket item – the school police officer, or lack thereof. 250 more words