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LCSN: Do sin taxes work? And if so, should we allow them?

April 11, 2011. Retrieved online April 11, 2011 from Brook Stockberger, Las Cruces Sun-News LAS CRUCES – If you want a Diet Coke or a Big Mac, should you have to pay more because some pantywaist with a clipboard and…
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NMSU researcher says calorie info may nullify the health effects of a junk food tax

March 28, 2011 by Justin Bannister, NMSU News Center Few people argue that Americans are overweight and don’t eat healthy food. While advocates say providing calorie information or taxing junk food may help consumers make better choices, one New Mexico…
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