sin taxes
Oct 2017

Repeal vote scheduled in a matter of weeks

Sep 2017

Lower sales, lost jobs, angry customers… perfect!

Aug 2017

Let the blame game begin

May 2017

Up in flames

Who could possibly have predicted this? (Except for everyone)

Apr 2017
Mar 2017

The best laid plans of …. never mind.

Philadelphia soda tax leads to layoffs at Pepsi

Jazz Shaw Mar 05, 2017 3:31 PM

What did you think was going to happen?

Aug 2016

AP: 10,000 tanning salons got burned up by ObamaCare

Ed Morrissey Aug 22, 2016 10:31 AM

Democrat Fried Jobs.

Jun 2016

Defeat the menace of Big Soda

Apr 2016

If you elect her, don’t say she didn’t warn you

Mar 2016

It didn’t produce any positive results in the United States, but let’s give it a whirl across the pond, shall …

Jan 2016
Dec 2015

Good luck with that

Oct 2015

The return of the soda tax advocates

Jazz Shaw Oct 22, 2015 2:41 PM

They’re baaaaaaaack

We’ve been robbed of this chance

Jul 2015
Apr 2015

Decision point

Jan 2015

Sin tax follies

Take the money and run

Dec 2014

And yet you complain…

Eric Garner and the new tobacco road

Jazz Shaw Dec 04, 2014 4:41 PM

Building a culture of crime

Nov 2014

The War on Soda claims its first victory

Jazz Shaw Nov 05, 2014 8:01 PM

Take that, poor people

Oct 2014

The gang’s all here

US to skip Putin’s WHO tobacco conference

Jazz Shaw Oct 04, 2014 2:31 PM

Not voting present

Sep 2014

What a great plan, said nobody. Ever.

Aug 2014
Jul 2014

Up the river

Jun 2014

Crippling a fledgling industry

May 2014
Mar 2014

A tobacco pirate king in Maryland

Jazz Shaw Mar 21, 2014 1:21 PM

Breakin’ the law!

Jan 2014


Aug 2013

The great Minnesota tobacco exodus

Jazz Shaw Aug 27, 2013 8:01 AM


A sin tax scorecard

Jazz Shaw Aug 04, 2013 9:31 AM

No sale

Jul 2013

Things to pay in Denver when you’re baked.

Jun 2013

Ireland to ban all tobacco advertising

Jazz Shaw Jun 01, 2013 1:01 PM


Mar 2013

The tobacco pirates invade Ireland

Jazz Shaw Mar 21, 2013 8:41 AM

Erin Go Smokeless

Trending: Sin tax proposals on guns and ammunition

Erika Johnsen Mar 11, 2013 1:06 PM


Feb 2013

The Sin Tax Backlash

Jazz Shaw Feb 23, 2013 11:31 AM