WHAT YOU SAID: Will higher cigarette costs affect smoking rates?

Wednesday, October 10, 2012 | 6:21 p.m. CDT; updated 5:15 p.m. CDT, Thursday, October 18, 2012

We asked readers if they thought increasing the tax on cigarette packs would prevent people from smoking, as part of our reporting on the tobacco tax ballot measure. (See the related story here.)