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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: A tobacco hazard

Any government regulatory action depends on developing more information about long-term health effects of Green Tobacco Sickness. If there’s a serious and persistent impact, protective measures and proper treatment should be required.
Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added May 27, 2014 02:30
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ARCHIVE: EDITORIAL: Obama administration must do more to protect children harvesting tobacco

Labor Department attempted to tighten its rules...But after an outcry from rural interests, the Obama administration pulled the proposal...Now that Mr. Obama has been re-elected and no longer needs to court Southern swing states, his administration should
Washington Post
added Oct 17, 2016 19:01
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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: McConnell proven leader who fights for all Kentuckians

over the length of the tobacco buyout, tobacco growers and quota holders in Warren County are expected to receive over $32 million. It is also worth mentioning that McConnell was instrumental in making the tobacco buyout happen several years ago.
Bowling Green (KY) Daily News
added May 22, 2014 09:49
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EDITORIAL: Obama administration must do more to protect children harvesting tobacco

“To be clear...this regulation will not be pursued for the duration of the Obama administration.” Now that Mr. Obama has been re-elected and no longer needs to court Southern swing states, his administration should reverse its pathetic retreat.
Washington Post
added May 20, 2014 07:04
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EDITORIAL: Children Don’t Belong in Tobacco Fields

Obama administration abandoned regulations that would have restricted children younger than 16 from “participating in the cultivation, harvesting and curing of tobacco” after Republican lawmakers opposed the proposal by falsely claiming that the rules wou
New York Times
added May 18, 2014 06:43
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[Michigan] Editorial: E-cigs aren't cigarettes, and need their own regulations

On the campaign’s board sits the global vice president of government affairs and policy at pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson, which owns the company that manufactures Nicorette products. For the sake of those trying to lead healthier lifestyles, lea
Detroit (MI) News
added May 23, 2014 19:31
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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: Our View: Change in county smoking policy is welcome

Recognizing that many smokers would like to quit, but find it difficult, the county is offering cessation classes for workers and low-cost products to help them quit. As many private workplaces have already found, a few months after the restrictions take
Fayetteville (NC) Observer
added May 15, 2014 13:08
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[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Our opinion: Pregnant? Then stop smoking ($$)

Advocates for reducing the number of women who smoke while pregnant are wise in keeping the issue at the forefront. That’s especially important in Lawrence County, which ranks No. 1 among Indiana counties in the number of women who smoke during pregnanc
Bedford (IN) Times-Mail
added May 15, 2014 13:07
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[Michigan] Editorial: E-cigs aren't cigarettes, and need their own regulations

Since electronic cigarettes resemble other pharmaceuticals on the market, they should be monitored in a similar fashion
Detroit (MI) News
added May 15, 2014 11:26
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EDITORIAL: FDA’s caution wise move on e-cigarettes

no one knows whether e-cigarettes are safe. It’s unknown whether or not the products, or the vapors they produce, cause cancer. It’s also unknown how much nicotine or other potentially harmful chemicals are being inhaled during use, or whether or not ther
Fort Wayne(IN) News-Sentinel
added May 17, 2014 20:31
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