More Videos

Alex Padilla on sexual harassment allegations at the Capitol 0:33

Alex Padilla on sexual harassment allegations at the Capitol

'There are perpetrators...and enablers in this building' 0:40

'There are perpetrators...and enablers in this building'

See how Oroville dam spillway transformed from May-November in two minutes 2:16

See how Oroville dam spillway transformed from May-November in two minutes

Roseville protesters object to tax bill 2:30

Roseville protesters object to tax bill

See how much California's gas tax will rise through 2020 2:11

See how much California's gas tax will rise through 2020

Lobbyist details her sexual assault charge, names California lawmaker 3:38

Lobbyist details her sexual assault charge, names California lawmaker

How much weed can you carry now that California has legalized marijuana? You might be surprised 1:49

How much weed can you carry now that California has legalized marijuana? You might be surprised

California attorney general on DACA: 'We are ready to sue.' 1:19

California attorney general on DACA: 'We are ready to sue.'

California AG on Trump's defunding comment: 'We deserve to have our tax contributions come back' 1:52

California AG on Trump's defunding comment: 'We deserve to have our tax contributions come back'

See which top-selling cars spew the most and least carbon 2:13

See which top-selling cars spew the most and least carbon

  • 'I'm Quitting': Impact of California's new $2-a-pack tax hike

    As California's new cigarette tax jumps by $2 a pack on April 1, 2017, smokers and store owners say it'll take a hit on sales. For many, it's motivation to finally quit smoking.

As California's new cigarette tax jumps by $2 a pack on April 1, 2017, smokers and store owners say it'll take a hit on sales. For many, it's motivation to finally quit smoking. Claudia Buck The Sacramento Bee
As California's new cigarette tax jumps by $2 a pack on April 1, 2017, smokers and store owners say it'll take a hit on sales. For many, it's motivation to finally quit smoking. Claudia Buck The Sacramento Bee
Capitol Alert

Capitol Alert

The go-to source for news on California policy and politics

Cigarette sales dive after tax hike, but why?

July 10, 2017 01:36 PM

UPDATED July 11, 2017 01:02 PM

Comments

More Videos

Alex Padilla on sexual harassment allegations at the Capitol 0:33

Alex Padilla on sexual harassment allegations at the Capitol

'There are perpetrators...and enablers in this building' 0:40

'There are perpetrators...and enablers in this building'

See how Oroville dam spillway transformed from May-November in two minutes 2:16

See how Oroville dam spillway transformed from May-November in two minutes

Roseville protesters object to tax bill 2:30

Roseville protesters object to tax bill

See how much California's gas tax will rise through 2020 2:11

See how much California's gas tax will rise through 2020

Lobbyist details her sexual assault charge, names California lawmaker 3:38

Lobbyist details her sexual assault charge, names California lawmaker

How much weed can you carry now that California has legalized marijuana? You might be surprised 1:49

How much weed can you carry now that California has legalized marijuana? You might be surprised

California attorney general on DACA: 'We are ready to sue.' 1:19

California attorney general on DACA: 'We are ready to sue.'

California AG on Trump's defunding comment: 'We deserve to have our tax contributions come back' 1:52

California AG on Trump's defunding comment: 'We deserve to have our tax contributions come back'

See which top-selling cars spew the most and least carbon 2:13

See which top-selling cars spew the most and least carbon

  • Alex Padilla on sexual harassment allegations at the Capitol

    California Secretary of State Alex Padilla says "we have more work to do" to change the culture that allows sexual harassment and abuse. He was interviewed Tuesday night at the California Hall of Fame ceremonies.