Headlines Tagged with Editorial — 10,037 headlines found
State lawmakers can find the revenue to increase education funding without tapping into the state’s Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust. They need to be more creative.
Aug 30, 2015 Stillwater (OK) News-Press
added Aug 31, 2015 13:41
While it’s hard to fault the goal of the proposed ban, the only winners, unfortunately, will be those selling tobacco products in surrounding communities.
Nov 11, 2014 Council Bluffs (IA) Daily Nonpareil
added Nov 11, 2014 11:08
It’s too early to say exactly how much we should increase the tax, but it has to be enough to make a difference, both in preventing smoking and in our state’s bank accounts. We must examine our priorities as a state – and both physical and financial heal
Oct 28, 2015 Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Oct 28, 2015 16:20
an entire industry has sprung up to lobby state attorneys general on behalf of companies that are under scrutiny, or that need special legal benefits from a state. The companies give hundreds of thousands of dollars (and often much more) to the campaigns
Nov 21, 2014 New York Times
added Dec 3, 2014 13:34
The Legislature likely will see a bill in the next session that would ban e-cigs for people under 18, making it the same as for tobacco products. Clearly, limiting juvenile access to e-cigarettes makes sense, certainly until we know more about the ingre
Oct 28, 2013 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Oct 29, 2013 16:20
Adults have a right to smoke in their own vehicles. But when children are present, the freedom to fill a car with smoke should take a back seat.
Oct 26, 2013 Newark (NJ) Star-Ledger
added Oct 26, 2013 12:46
The province should learn from its mistakes, which are demonstrated by the markedly different outcomes in Saskatoon and Regina, and adopt the most aggressive preventive measures in Canada in order to protect Saskatchewan's youth from a life of smoking ad
Oct 4, 2013 Saskatoon (Sas) Star Phoenix (ca)
added Oct 10, 2013 21:48
Their sale to minors should be prohibited. But the legislation would also extend the ban on smoking ordinary cigarettes in public places to electronic cigarettes. There is no rational basis for this legislation.
Sep 16, 2013 Newburyport (MA) News
added Sep 16, 2013 11:35
For every study that came out proving that smoking was killing people, nicotine peddlers trolled up another shill in a white lab coat who’d be willing to concoct fictitious controversy...When you finally quit, you won’t just be saving your health. You’ll
Dec 2, 2014 Scottsbluff (NE) Star-Herald
added Dec 2, 2014 07:24
Instead, we urge smokers to kick the habit, with help from the university. Smokers' health will improve, they will save money and they won't be forced to walk blocks just to light up. Quitting won't be easy, but there are resources to help smokers get sta
Sep 21, 2013 Muncie (IN) Star-Press
added Sep 22, 2013 12:36