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Arizona lawmaker introduces bill to tax liquid nicotine in e-cigarettes

State Representative Lisa Otondo (D-4) introduced a bill Tuesday that would impose a luxury tax on the liquid nicotine, or e-liquid, in electronic cigarettes. According to an analysis by the Joint Legislative Budget Committee, the tax could bring about
KNXV-TV ABC 15 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Feb 4, 2015 15:02

[Arizona] BREWSTER: ASU Tobacco-free: A policy in desperate need of revision

The policy does not clearly state any repercussions for smoking on campus, so people do it anyway. Still, there are many students who understand the dangers of smoking that motivated the policy and why ASU decided to put it into effect. The policy is mos
State Press (Arizona State University)
added Jan 26, 2015 17:20

[Arizona] Social media's effect on e-cigarette trend studied

UA management information systems professor Daniel Zeng is partnering with Mayo Clinic behavior scientist Scott Leischow to co-investigate how social media use affects people’s choices regarding electronic cigarettes, with data being collected over a p
Arizona Daily Wildcat
added Jan 23, 2015 17:41

Arizonans spend over $1M apiece on smoking, related costs over lifetime

For Arizona smokers who wished that they had a million dollars, well, that's about how much smoking costs over their lifetime, according to a study. Social media personal-finance company WalletHub looked at smoking costs in the United States and Arizona
KTAR 620 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Jan 20, 2015 19:21

[Arizona] ASHLine Tops List Of Best Ways To Quit Smoking In 2015, 2016 And Beyond People Vow to be Healthier in New Year, Quitting Smoking A Popular New Year's Resolution

For many Arizonans, true success in quitting tobacco forever has only been achieved by getting help from the professional coaches at the Arizona Smokers Helpline (ASHLine). With success rates that are several times greater than attempts to quit "cold tur
PR Newswire
added Dec 23, 2014 21:23

Arizona Smokers Are Threatened by Unemployment

They will not be hired for work anymore, when the Pima County Board will unanimously vote for the policy about banning smokers from the state’s workforce. Also part of the proposal is the 30 percent surcharge to the health insurance of employees who smoke
Guardian Liberty Voice
added Dec 8, 2014 14:28

Arizona county may no longer hire smokers

The Pima County Board of Supervisors is scheduled to vote Dec. 16 on a policy that would refuse the hiring of any smokers, the Arizona Daily Star reported. The proposal would also impose a 30 percent health-insurance surcharge on employees who smoke or c
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 7, 2014 17:33

[Arizona] Pima County may vote to refuse to hire smokers

Board of Supervisors will vote this month on whether to refuse to hire smokers and put a major pinch on the pocketbooks of those who already work there. The two-part policy would take effect in July 2015. It prevents the county from hiring smokers and sl
Arizona Daily Star
added Dec 5, 2014 11:26

Coach Mike Ditka And Ron "Jaws" Jaworski To Host "Cigars With The Stars" During Super Bowl Week In Arizona

allow attendees to spend time with the biggest names in football, smoke premium cigars and contribute to three worthy causes.... Gridiron Greats Assistance Fund, Pro Football Legends and The Kevin Turner Foundation.
PR Newswire
added Dec 3, 2014 21:23

Arizona Republic columnist EJ Montini and reporter Richard Ruelas discuss the possibility of banning smoking in Phoenix's public housing.

Study: Adopting a smoke-free policy in such units nationwide would save nearly $500 million per year There are 500 smoke-free policies at public housing units across the country, up from 12 in 2005
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Nov 26, 2014 15:28
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