Wyoming Liberty Group
Maureen Bader and KGAB’s Gary Freeman discuss the sin tax grab, Wyoming’s economic outlook and what to expect in the upcoming Wyoming budget session. Hold onto your wallet! November 20, 2015
The state of Wyoming earmarks tobacco settlement funds to certain programs — and guess what. The programs cost more than the revenue they receive. As you might expect, the knee jerk reaction to this is to raise tobacco taxes to cover the shortfall. But let’s take a closer look.