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sarcasmo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jul-25-09 01:04 PM
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10. Please, have you seen how much difference our Cigarettes are compared to Florida?
Edited on Sat Jul-25-09 01:10 PM by sarcasmo
I am not using a Puke talking point, let's just use cigarettes for example. Marlboro runs more than two dollars less a pack in Florida, a carton here is sixty dollars while in Florida it's forty dollars. This is not a talking point it is a fact.
On edit: A survey that just came out showed we were the 41st best State to do business in, why do you think that is? Let me find the link.
Regarding gasoline, cross the State line into Indiana from Michigan and tell me who has cheaper gas. I see the tax difference every time we go south. Let me know how many smoke shops you see in Indiana selling cheap smokes.
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  - Dingell to propose 50 cent gasoline tax increase riverdale  Aug-10-07 10:37 PM   #0 
  - And how are people supposed to pay to get to work? Not everybody lives 10min. away from their job.  MichiganVote   Aug-11-07 07:35 AM   #1 
  - What the hell is he thinking?  shaniqua6392   Aug-12-07 06:43 PM   #2 
  - I hope he's thinking it won't see a vote  JustABozoOnThisBus   Aug-18-07 08:30 PM   #3 
  - It's a conundrum  TahitiNut   Aug-19-07 09:48 AM   #4 
  - $  riverdale   Aug-28-07 02:12 AM   #5 
  - Taxes already into the price, makes us one of the higher gas tax States, another 50cents a gallon  sarcasmo   Jul-24-09 08:32 PM   #8 
  - This kind of thing just really burns me up. As if we're not already struggling....  MichiganVote   Jul-23-09 08:53 PM   #6 
  - Why does Michigan have a hard time attracting jobs. The taxes Dingell, it's the freaking taxes.  sarcasmo   Jul-24-09 08:30 PM   #7 
     - Michigan in not a high tax state!  blue_onyx   Jul-25-09 12:58 PM   #9 
        - Please, have you seen how much difference our Cigarettes are compared to Florida?  sarcasmo   Jul-25-09 01:04 PM   #10 
           - Yes, cigarette taxes are hurting....  blue_onyx   Jul-25-09 01:15 PM   #11 
           - 48th in Corporate tax maybe a pretty good reason companies leave here and head south.  sarcasmo   Jul-25-09 01:21 PM   #12 
              - So would you rather  blue_onyx   Jul-25-09 01:31 PM   #13 
                 - It's a no win situation. You raise the taxes on the average worker and lower Corporate tax to  sarcasmo   Jul-25-09 01:39 PM   #14 
                    - Then you have to make a choice  blue_onyx   Jul-25-09 01:58 PM   #15 
           - purchase your smokes online while you can..cheaper BY FAR!  angstlessk   Jul-30-09 02:06 PM   #16 
 

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