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[District of Columbia, New York] EDITORIAL: Washington, DC, and California make welcome moves on e-cigarettes and tobacco

The age to buy tobacco products in New York State remains 18. The state should join California and Hawaii and more than 100 cities and counties – Boston, New York City and Suffolk County in Long Island among them – working to protect young people and the
Buffalo (NY) News
added May 9, 2016 23:41
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[District of Columbia] DC Circ. Leaves Commercial Speech Law In A Mess ($$)

Nat’l Ass’n of Mfrs. v. NLRB, 717 F.3d 947, 959 n.18 (D.C. Cir.2013); R.J...
Law360
added Nov 17, 2015 22:39
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[District of Columbia, Illinois] SIEGEL: D.C.'s Electronic Cigarette Tax is an Insane Policy that Will Help Renormalize Smoking

Taxing e-cigarettes at a whopping 67% rate is nothing more than a gift to Big Tobacco. Undoubtedly, it will put many vaping shops out of business, resulting in significant numbers of ex-smokers returning to smoking and many smokers who would otherwise hav
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Sep 24, 2015 18:48
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[District of Columbia, Minnesota] Travel Troubleshooter: Is something wrong with Hotwire’s smoking filter?

you can specify a smoke-free room by selecting the city and clicking on “amenities” and then selecting “smoke-free rooms.” Unlike Minnesota, Washington allows smoking in hotel rooms, so you have to make sure you actually select “smoke-free room.”
Miami (FL) Herald
added Jul 23, 2015 13:08
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[District of Columbia] Siemens Proud to Announce Washington, D.C. Preview Screening for CANCER: EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES

Siemens joins WETA, the flagship Washington, D.C. public television station in hosting a preview screening for Ken Burns Presents CANCER: THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES... Siemens invests in research to support the development of advanced technology that can
Siemens USA
added Mar 30, 2015 20:14
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[District of Columbia, Maryland] For man vaping on Metro, only etiquette laws were broken

D.C. transit riders: Definitely don’t smoke marijuana out of any device on the Metro. Don’t smoke cigarettes. And smoking an e-cigarette on the Metro is bad etiquette, but, well, it won’t land you behind bars.
Washington Post
added Mar 10, 2015 12:38
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[District of Columbia] CVS Health CEO to Address National Press Club on Landmark Decision to Quit Tobacco, Leadership in Health Care Innovation

Larry J. Merlo, President and CEO of CVS Health (NYSE: CVS), will speak before the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. today. Merlo will discuss the company's recent move to stop selling tobacco products and its leadership in driving the innovations
CVS Health (CVS Caremark)
added Sep 19, 2014 14:52
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[District of Columbia] Federal Cancer Research Funding Crisis Threatens Nation's Mortality Rate, Assert Top Cancer Researcher Patricia Berg, Ex-White House Spokesman Robert Weiner & Policy Analyst Tom Sherman Article in Baltimore Sun

"thousands of cancer scientists -- not your usual political activists -- are expected to 'Rally for Medical Research' on Capitol Hill Thursday to bring attention to dwindling federal support."
PR Newswire
added Sep 17, 2014 21:34
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[District of Columbia] Carol Schwartz, former D.C. Council member, launches independent mayoral campaign

Although it has been more than five years since Schwartz appeared on a D.C. ballot, her surprise entry unsettled a mayoral race that had been shaping up as a duel between Democratic nominee Muriel E. Bowser and independent David A. Catania, both council
Washington Post
added Jun 12, 2014 22:37
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[District of Columbia] Carol Schwartz: The bad old days of smoke-filled restaurants and bars

Carol Schwartz is back. As reported this week, she wants to run for mayor. ... may have forgotten how she performed while on the Council. On the issue we focus on — smoke-free workplaces — she was terrible.
Smokefree DC
added Jun 12, 2014 22:34
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