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John stossel: new york strangles small business
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John stossel: new york strangles small business
John stossel: new york strangles small business
John stossel: new york strangles small business

John stossel: new york strangles small business

Fast News channel - 2018-01-11

Thanks for watching?! SUBSCRIBE to receive more videos for free. John stossel: new york strangles small business Store owner Kamal Saleh was just hit with thousands of dollars in fines. His crime? He sold three cigars for $8.89. Too cheap say New York City bureaucrats. The cigars should have cost 11 cents more. Politicians want you to spend more for tobacco. They decided this after antismoking crusader Dr. Kurt Ribisl told the Centers for Disease Control, Higher prices will deter children from smoking. A pit of socialist micromanagers called the New York City Council quickly embraced the idea. Its also being considered very seriously in a number of jurisdictions in California, Ribisl told me. When health totalitarians make suggestions, leftist politicians jump. Ribisl also told the CDC, Very cheap tobacco products should no longer be available. So for my YouTube video this week, I asked him, Why do you get to decide? No, Im not deciding, he insisted. Im a person who studies these policies. Ill let the policymakers decide. OK, I sighed, Why do the politicians get to decide? Cigarettes are the most...