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DESIGNED FOR ADDICTION: How the Tobacco Industry Has Made Cigarettes More Addictive, More Attractive to Kids and Even More Deadly (PDF)

critical that FDA begin the process immediately to require manufactures to reduce the toxicity of their products, reduce nicotine levels to minimize addiction; and prevent tobacco companies from adding ingredients that attract youth. If used effectivel
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 23, 2014 13:46
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U.S. Lawmakers to President Obama: Protect Tobacco Control Measures under Trade Pact

Fifty-six members of the U.S. House of Representatives this week signed a letter to President Obama urging him to protect nations' authority to adopt tobacco control measures under the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement. The United
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 4, 2013 12:03
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Government's Decision Not to Appeal Cigarette Warning Ruling Is Disappointing; FDA Should Quickly Develop New Set of Graphic Warnings

However, we welcome the FDA's announcement that it will begin development of new warnings that comply both with legal rulings and the 2009 law that required large, graphic cigarette warnings. The FDA should move quickly to require strong warnings that are
CBS MarketWatch
added Mar 20, 2013 00:00
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Sweet, Cheap and Colorful – No Wonder Some Cigars Are Popular with Kids

Cigar smoking jumps among African-American teens
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 14, 2012 15:21
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Tobacco Giants’ Huge Profits Show Hypocrisy in Opposing Tobacco Tax Increases

USA TODAY reviewed companies in the Standard and Poor's 500 and found that three tobacco giants — Philip Morris International, Altria and Lorillard — are among the top 10 with the biggest profit margins, a measure of how much companies keep of every doll
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 23, 2014 17:01
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Washington Post: Trade Deal Must Reflect “Unique Dangers” of Tobacco

The Post joins other newspapers that have called for protecting tobacco control measures under the TPP, including:
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 19, 2013 13:50
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Really Philip Morris? You don’t market to kids?

CEO Louis Camilleri answered a question from a youth tobacco control advocate by denying that the company markets to kids, saying “That’s just not true. It’s a fable.” Sorry Mr. Camilleri, we can’t keep quiet on this one. Here are just a few recent exam
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 15, 2013 19:49
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President’s Plan to Increase Tobacco Tax Will Prevent Kids from Smoking and Save Lives

It is great news for our nation's health, and especially for the health of our children, that President Obama plans to propose an increase in the federal tobacco tax to pay for early childhood education initiatives. The New York Times reported today that
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 5, 2013 14:34
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New Survey: Indonesia Has Highest Male Smoking Rate in the World

Cheap cigarettes, rampant marketing fuel tobacco epidemic
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 13, 2012 01:18
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CDC Report Exposes Tobacco Companies’ Latest Tricks to Promote Smoking

Low-tax products attract kids and keep smokers hooked
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 9, 2012 14:02
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