"It would be different if this was 50 years ago and somebody, anybody, actually thought that cigarettes were not unhealthy," said Mr. Caldara. "But there's nobody, nobody today who believes that smoking is good for you."
"There is no better poster child for the political system destroying an initiative by the citizenry," Mr. Caldara said. "Let me say it really clear: TABOR is dead. The Taxpayer Bill of Rights, for all intents and purposes, is dead in Colorado."