Headlines Tagged with California — 14,227 headlines found
The company is concerned that other cities will follow San Francisco's lead, according to Patrick Reynolds...His grandfather started the tobacco company. "Big tobacco sees vaping as their future," Reynolds told CNN. "They are very afraid this is going t
Jun 6, 2018 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 6, 2018 13:13
[California] San Francisco Voters Uphold Ban on Flavored Tobacco Products in Big Win for Kids over Tobacco Industry
By a 68 percent to 32 percent margin...groundbreaking law stands – and will stop the tobacco industry from targeting kids, African Americans and other populations with menthol- and candy-flavored products, as the industry has done for far too long. The Sa
Jun 6, 2018 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 6, 2018 13:10
San Francisco voters have approved a ban on selling flavored tobacco products including menthol cigarettes, certain chewing tobaccos and vaping liquids with flavors like cotton candy, mango and cool cucumber. Election results early Wednesday showed Measu
Jun 6, 2018 San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Jun 6, 2018 13:03
[California] At last count, Leno has a thin margin as the second choice votes come in (check back often)
Prop. E, the ban of flavored tobacco that induced dozens of millions of dollars in opposition money from R.J. Reynolds, is cruising to victory with 69 percent of the early vote. So, you know, put that in your pipe and smoke it.
Jun 6, 2018 Mission Local
added Jun 6, 2018 12:58
No on Prop E - Stop the Prohibition Proposition reported $11,591,231 in contributions and $10,703,194 in expenditures for its campaign as of June 4, 2018. The committee noted that major funding had come from the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company.
Jun 5, 2018 Ballotpedia
added Jun 6, 2018 13:01
The people of San Francisco will on June 5th decide whether they will ban or uphold flavored tobacco products which include e-liquids. On this day, among other issues that the city will be addressing on its primary elections along with other special elec
Jun 5, 2018 Vaping Daily (blog)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:16
All these dangers explain why the [FDA] is concerned...San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors was wise to (unanimously) outlaw their sale. Now city voters must see that the prohibition goes into effect.
Jun 5, 2018 Bloomberg News
added Jun 6, 2018 00:59
The Bloomberg View Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial urging San Franciscans to vote yes on Proposition E, to ban the sale of flavored tobacco products in the city. This editorial aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Jun 5, 2018 Bloomberg News
added Jun 6, 2018 00:57
However, ordinance opponents — with nearly $12 million in R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. funding support — were able to persuade at least 34,000 individuals to sign a petition in support of the referendum. “Last summer, the Board of Supervisors rushed throug
Jun 5, 2018 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 5, 2018 23:25
“casual” smoking by young people (between the ages of 21 and 35) is on the rise even as daily smoking is declining. The new campaign, “Never Just A Smoke,” is designed to belie the perception that “social” smoking is any less harmful than “regular” smoki
Jun 4, 2018 MediaPost (Media Magazine)
added Jun 4, 2018 21:41