Washington State smoking ban is only 9 months old, but has cost non-tribal casinos tens of millions of dollars in lost business so farThat does not even begin to account for the losses at the bars and restaurants. And remember what Clearing the Air discovered about smoking ban revenue "studies" conducted by pro-smoking ban governments and organizations, they seem to leave out the facts.
POSTED: 3:59 pm PDT August 16, 2006
SEATTLE -- Non-tribal casinos have already lost tens of millions of dollars because of Washington’s new indoor smoking ban.
A new financial study, conducted by our own KIRO Team 7 Investigators, discovers taxpayers could loose millions as well.
Full story here.