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We couldn't agree more with Rep. Paul Ray's pledge of putting the tobacco industry out of business. The vapor industry was founded by entrepreneurial former smokers... Contrary to some opinions, vapor products are not tobacco products.
Feb 21, 2016 Salt Lake Tribune
added Feb 21, 2016 16:23
The authorities found some 13 tonnes of tobacco as well as a storehouse, production facilities, cigarette packs that were to be sold, machines, filters, and others. An organised crime group the bosses of which are abroad was busted. The tobacco products
Feb 20, 2016 Focus English News (bg)
added Feb 21, 2016 17:28
which had found tobacco products cheaper than essential food items, saying it was an attempt by anti-tobacco activists to "influence" policy-makers on the taxation issue during the forthcoming Budget Session. Noting that anti-tobacco activists based the
Feb 19, 2016 Business Standard (in)
added Feb 19, 2016 17:39
I received a note from a reader asking why the state was spending $13.7 million on programs to help people quit smoking, which the reader said was a "very big number," especially given the budget crunch. The $13.7 million might sound like a lot, but it
Feb 18, 2016 Reading (PA) Eagle
added Feb 18, 2016 23:31
teenage tobacco addictions are difficult to kick and lead to lifetimes of adverse health consequences. Some in Washington state are trying to raise the legal smoking age from 18 to 21, a step that should be adopted by Oregon and throughout the nation.
Feb 18, 2016 Daily Astorian (Astoria, OR)
added Feb 18, 2016 22:54
At some point the state is going to have to absorb the short-term revenue dip to reap the long-term gains. The sooner the better. And if this were to kick off a tax reform debate, we’d drink to that.
Feb 18, 2016 The Spokesman-Review
added Feb 18, 2016 22:52
mean and median tobacco expenditures in this sample comprise 36% and 29% of mean and median monthly income, respectively. These findings suggest that helping homeless smokers to quit smoking may be of considerable personal financial benefit.
Feb 18, 2016 New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
added Feb 18, 2016 15:46
"What does $44 in a week mean?" said lead researcher Dr. Travis Baggett... "It's a very high amount when people are really struggling."..."Smoking places an extremely high health and financial burden on people who are homeless," said Meinbresse, who was
Feb 18, 2016 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 18, 2016 15:44
This is why I am calling upon the West Virginia Legislature to increase the cigarette tax by $1 per pack and establish parallel taxes on other tobacco products to protect mothers and the unborn, to benefit the public health of West Virginia, to prevent y
Feb 17, 2016 Beckley (WV) Register Herald
added Feb 18, 2016 22:40
The current excise and Value Added Tax (VAT) rates are insufficient to increase the prices of tobacco products, therefore making these products easily affordable,’ said the study conducted by the Institute for Studies in Industrial Development (ISID) and
Feb 17, 2016 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Feb 18, 2016 18:38