February 16, 2009 in Idaho
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Keith Allred, a former Harvard professor who heads the Idaho good-government group The Common Interest, proposes legislation to raise Idaho’s beer and wine taxes to fund substance abuse treatment. The taxes haven’t been raised in more than 40 years, and are imposed by volume, not price. The House Revenue & Taxation Committee voted 10-8 to introduce the bill.

 
 
 
 

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