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[Oklahoma] OUR VIEW: Tobacco money has a purpose

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.
Stillwater (OK) News-Press
added Aug 31, 2015 13:41
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[Massachusetts] EDITORIAL: Our View: Bad approach to tobacco problem

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.
Council Bluffs (IA) Daily Nonpareil
added Nov 11, 2014 11:08
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[Wyoming] Editorial board: Increase the tobacco tax

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
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Oct 28, 2015 16:20
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EDITORIAL: Attorneys General for Sale

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
New York Times
added Dec 3, 2014 13:34
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[Nebraska] World-Herald editorial: Be sensible with e-cigs

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
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Oct 29, 2013 16:20
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Ban smoking with kids in the car in NJ: Editorial

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.
Newark (NJ) Star-Ledger
added Oct 26, 2013 12:46
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Sask. smoking laws too weak

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
Saskatoon (Sas) Star Phoenix (ca)
added Oct 10, 2013 21:48
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[Massachusetts] Our view: Nanny government identifies a new target

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.
Newburyport (MA) News
added Sep 16, 2013 11:35
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[Nebraska] EDITORIAL: OPINION: Smoking

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
Scottsbluff (NE) Star-Herald
added Dec 2, 2014 07:24
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[Indiana] OUR VIEW: Smoking a problem for BSU's neighbors, but there is a solution

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
Muncie (IN) Star-Press
added Sep 22, 2013 12:36
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