09 Nov California Voters Approve Proposition 56
Yesterday California voters approved Proposition 56. This misguided measure will increase the cigarette tax by $2.00/pack, with an equivalent increase on other tobacco products and electronic cigarettes containing nicotine, effective April 1, 2017. 37.1 percent voted “no” on Proposition 56 and 62.9 percent voted “yes” on Proposition 56. Click here to view the semi-official election results.