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[New Jersey] Trenton Acts to Protect Kids, Save Lives by Raising Tobacco Age to 21

With today’s vote, Trenton becomes the 22nd municipality in New Jersey to raise the tobacco age to 21. The action comes one year after Gov. Chris Christie failed to show leadership on this issue by vetoing legislation to raise the tobacco age to 21 statew
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 17, 2017 22:50
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[Maryland] Health Announcements: Tobacco-Free Kids Week, Healthy Anne Arundel Coalition and more

Visit the TFK Week page of the Smoking Stinks website, www.SmokingStinks.org, for tips to plan activities, register groups and order free supplies. Only groups from Anne Arundel County are eligible to receive supplies. Groups may register online or call
Capital Gazette Communications
added Apr 3, 2016 18:28
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Report: North Dakota only state spending enough on tobacco prevention

The campaign's report highlights North Dakota as an example for the rest of the states to follow, citing a drop in high school student smoking rates in recent years. But North Dakota hasn't always been a leader in tobacco prevention spending. In fiscal
Dickinson (ND) Press
added Dec 11, 2015 18:37
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SIEGEL: Why are Altria and Reynolds American Supporting Increased Competition Against Cigarettes While Health Groups are Protecting Cigarette Profits?

have a vision of a transformed and much safer nicotine market, while the anti-tobacco groups are doing everything they can to preserve the current status of the market, where the most toxic consumer product known to mankind -- tobacco cigarettes -- contin
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Nov 25, 2015 15:37
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Chelsea Clinton’s Book Highlights Fight Against Tobacco – and Youth Advocate Magi Linscott

"It's Your World: Get Informed, Get Inspired & Get Going"...highlights the fight against tobacco...we’re thrilled that it features the work of Magi Linscott, our 2014 National Youth Advocate of the Year. First in her home state of Florida and then nationa
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 17, 2015 12:45
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One Year after Ending Tobacco Sales, CVS Health Reports Measurable, Positive Impact – Responsible Retailers Must Follow Their Example

call on other retailers, especially those with pharmacies such as Walmart, Walgreens and Rite Aid, to join CVS Health in ending tobacco sales. We also urge parents and other consumers concerned about health to patronize retailers that don’t sell tobacco p
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 3, 2015 19:18
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New CDC Study Finds Growing Use of Smokeless Tobacco by High School Athletes, Shows Need to Make Baseball Tobacco-Free

These trends are no accident. The harmful example set by Major League baseball players who use smokeless tobacco contributes directly to this problem, as does tobacco marketing that tells teenage boys they can’t be real men unless they chew or dip.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 3, 2015 19:18
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[California] San Francisco mayor signs law that bans chewing tobacco at ballparks

The San Francisco ordinance is part of an overall push by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, based in Washington, D.C., which targeted the city and California to promote its anti-smoking efforts. An even more expansive bill outlawing all tobacco use, in
AP - Associated Press
added May 9, 2015 13:48
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[California] With Mayor’s Signature, San Francisco Makes History As First City to Take Tobacco Out of Baseball

signed into law an ordinance to prohibit the use of all tobacco products – including smokeless tobacco – at all baseball venues and athletic fields within the city and county of San Francisco, including by fans and players at AT&T Park. The Board of Super
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 9, 2015 13:40
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Other Retailers Should Follow CVS Health’s Bold Example by Ending Sales of Tobacco Products

applauds CVS Health for its courageous leadership in ending tobacco sales at its 7,700 retail pharmacies. This decision will reduce the availability of tobacco products and sends an unmistakable message to all Americans, especially children, that tobacco
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 3, 2014 16:02
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