Asked by KTVZ 579 Votes Should the tax on beer & wine rise to pay for addiction programs? 75% No, the tax shouldn't increase! No, the tax shouldn't increase! 7 25% Yes, the tax should increase. Yes, the tax should increase. 6 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Copy Link 75% No, the tax shouldn't increase! Add Comment Comment Share with friends I don't think the tax should increase to fund addiction programs. We can't afford to have taxes go higher. I don't think the tax should increase to fund addiction programs. We can't afford to have taxes go higher. Show Less 7 Comments 5 Nik Myles I'm tired of the so called leaders of our state thinking they can increase taxes at their discretion. The revenue never goes where they say it going to. Reply Reply 3 Marcia Y No more taxes Reply Reply 1 k san I would vote for this as opposed to raising property taxes. At least everyone who makes these purchases will share the burden. No more property taxes!!! Reply Reply 1 Rick Allen This is totally absurd, taxes are already way to high and what a horrible time to even try to do this to so many businesses and people hurting from the even more horrible shutdown! Reply Reply 1 Robert Northrup I see a headline today, 70% increase in opioid deaths. Gee who would have guessed lowering penalties on drugs would cause this? Reply Reply 0 Donna Reed I don't think those programs work or I would say yes. Reply Reply 25% Yes, the tax should increase. Add Comment Comment Share with friends I think it's a good idea because it will fund programs in which addicts can get the help they need. I think it's a good idea because it will fund programs in which addicts can get the help they need. Show Less 6 Comments 0 Judy Ostrom-Dixon HELL YES...sick of drunks hurting innocent people! You all pick on smokers, drunks are 100 times worse!!! Reply Reply 0 Oneribshy Because everyone wants to tax Cigarettes why not booze as well. maybe we can save a few deaths and make money. Lets have a clean air tax too maybe a fat tax! Reply Reply 0 Gabe West It might prevent people from buying them Reply Reply 0 Austin Kingsley Tax all the bad things. If you are going to have $5 tax on tobacco, spread it around. Reply Reply Oneribshy Tax the healthy things too! Pay your share. Judy Ostrom-Dixon Agreed!!!!!