Hearing on cigarette pricing bill set

Posted: Wednesday, February 10, 2010

JUNEAU - Should the state of Alaska set a minimum price for cigarettes? A Senate committee is expected to take up the question Tuesday.

Republican Sen. Lesil McGuire said her bill has two goals: one is to level the playing field between wholesalers and retailers; the other, to discourage smoking by youth.



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