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Missouri Lawmaker Wants Tax on Violent Video Games

A Republican lawmaker from rural Missouri is calling for a sales tax on violent video games in response to a deadly Connecticut school shooting.

01/15/2013

St. Louis Arch

Aldermen Consider Sales Tax Plan for Arch Improvements

Would you be willing to pay a higher sales tax to help the St. Louis Arch? That’s the question that may be put to voters in three local communities.

12/07/2012

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Missouri Voters Again Reject Tobacco Tax Increase

Missouri voters have rejected a measure that would have sharply increased the state’s lowest-in-the-nation tobacco tax.

11/06/2012

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New Law Imposes Tax On Illinois Strip Clubs

Tax intended to offset budget cuts in social service programs.

08/18/2012

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Illinois Lawmakers Pass Strip Club Tax

The measure would place an annual surcharge on strip clubs that have live nude dancing and permit alcohol.

05/31/2012

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Il. Dept. of Revenue Ready For Cigarette Tax Increase

Department of Revenue teams with local, federal law enforcers

05/31/2012

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Menards To Anchor “New” Northwest Plaza

Questions surround 2nd anchor tenant as TIF hearings continue.

05/24/2012

KMOX/Michael Calhoun

1% Sales Tax Would Support New Chesterfield Outlet Mall

Citizens speak out against proposal, present petition signatures.

05/08/2012

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Ill. Gov Proposes Dollar Cig Tax Increase

Quinn says the increase will save Medicaid.

04/25/2012

Sheila Simon at Call for Help, Allison Blood, KMOX

IL Lieutenant Governor Backs Strip Club Fee Law

Illinois Lieutenant Governor is rallying support for a measure that would charge a five dollar fee on anyone who enters a strip club.

03/29/2012

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