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[Colorado] Permanent tax break for tobacco retailers advances with help from cigar-loving lawmakers

An effort to extend a tax break for Colorado cigar retailers advanced Tuesday with the help from a couple powerful aficionados. Senate Bill 139 would allow companies that sell cigars and some tobacco products to claim a refund of the state’s 40 percent
Denver (CO) Post
added Mar 6, 2017 02:05
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Virginia-based tobacco giant on track to be the biggest spender in Colorado history

the issue committee No on 72 has spent $17.4 million...it is funded almost exclusively by Altria Client Services LLC, the tobacco behemoth that owns Philip Morris and has a long history of political activity.
Colorado Independent
added Oct 23, 2016 14:27
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[California, Colorado, Missouri, North Dakota] Putting Profits Before Kids, Tobacco Companies Spend Big to Deceive Voters and Fight State Ballot Initiatives to Raise Tobacco Taxes

By fighting the California, Colorado and North Dakota initiatives – while bankrolling the counterproductive Missouri measure – the tobacco companies once again are protecting their profits at the expense of kids and lives. Voters across the country shoul
PR Newswire
added Sep 7, 2016 16:15
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Hefty hike in Colorado tobacco taxes qualifies for November ballot

A proposed constitutional amendment that would more than triple the taxes on a pack of cigarettes in Colorado will be on this year’s general election ballot, the Secretary of State’s Office said Monday. Ballot Initiative 143 has more than the necessary 9
Denver (CO) Post
added Aug 23, 2016 22:21
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[Colorado] ORR: Smoker Friendly Doubles Down on Tobacco Compliance

Smoker Friendly’s commitment to compliance is entrusted to Train and Verify, an enterprise that married the resources of two existing initiatives: We Card and the BARS Program (which has conducted more than 4 million retail mystery-shop compliance drills)
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 15, 2016 00:40
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[Colorado] EDITORIAL: Public bans on e-cigarettes are premature

bars, restaurants, bingo halls, concert venues and bowling alleys should be allowed, for the time being, to permit the practice if they want, unless further research proves the activity dangerous to the non-vaping public.
Denver (CO) Post
added Jul 28, 2014 05:15
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[Colorado] Beware of Big Marijuana’s growing power

Colorado is responding with mandatory testing for THC, marijuana’s psychoactive ingredient, and a limit of 100 milligrams in any edible product. Is this enough? That will depend in part on how powerful Big Marijuana is allowed to become.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jun 17, 2014 17:00
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[Colorado] ‘Constant battle’: New smoking-cessation classes on the horizon

health department’s tobacco partnership has just begun a project to train facilitators at Catholic Charities, Colorado State University-Pueblo and Pueblo Community Health Centers who will lead smoking-cessation classes in the community. The main goal of t
Pueblo (CO) Chieftain
added Apr 8, 2014 10:20
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[Colorado] Evolve Communications Launches $3.2 Million Secondhand Smoke Campaign

Evolve Communications, working with a coalition of Colorado county public health departments, has recently launched a secondhand smoke campaign that stresses children are “smoke-free zones.” “Our core messages that children are smoke free zones’ and ‘wh
PR Web
added Sep 26, 2013 23:45
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[Colorado] No Smoking Policy

it shall be the policy of the Boulder Campus that smoking will not be allowed in either indoor or outdoor areas of the campus. The University of Colorado Boulder recognizes that quitting smoking can be a significant personal challenge
University of Colorado at Boulder
added Aug 21, 2013 10:15
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