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[Virginia] EDITORIAL: Tobacco commission needs more oversight

Suppose somebody gave you $1 billion out of the blue — yes, that’s “b” for “billion” — and told you to spend it in the poorest parts of the state to build a new economy. What would you spend it on? And how would you measure whether it had done any good?
Roanoke (VA) Times & World News
added Sep 21, 2014 23:40
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[Utah] EDITORIAL: Sensible e-cigarette regs

it's the job of local authorities to stem the abuse of e-cigarettes by minors. The Weber-Morgan Health Department is meeting the challenge, and its regulations must be passed.
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added Sep 20, 2014 13:08
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[New York] EDITORIAL: NYC smoking rates rise as budgets fall

tobacco control programs, like many others, require a continued financial commitment in order to be effective. Without additional funding, there is little chance that smoking in New York will decrease at the rate it once did.
Washington Square News (NYU)
added Sep 17, 2014 07:17
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[Jamaica] EDITORIAL - Clarify e-cigarette ban

there are potentially unknown dangers in e-cigarettes, but their outright ban from entering Jamaica, while the importation of tobacco products remains legal, is, to say the least, paradoxical. Indeed, this move is likely to encourage an increase in the sm
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Sep 17, 2014 06:39
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Editorial: Smoke free

It will ding profits, but CVS did the right thing by eliminating the sale of tobacco products. Hopefully, it will be the thing that spurs other similar businesses to do the same. You rarely find a retail business that drops a profit-ma ...
Burlington (IA) Hawk Eye
added Sep 16, 2014 15:15
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Newspaper Editorials Laud CVS for Quitting Tobacco, Urge Other Retailers to Follow Suit

Newspaper editorials across the country have applauded CVS and called on other retailers to follow CVS's example:
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 16, 2014 15:13
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Christie says no again to good public policy

Christie isn’t governing for any of us, even though that’s his job. He’s governing for himself. You may not mind when you agree with him, but wait until you don’t. Then you may not be quite so content with a governor for whom his own home state is an afte
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added Sep 16, 2014 03:53
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[Oregon] EDITORIAL: Invite e-cigarettes to the beach: Editorial Agenda 2014

Rather than adopting outdoor "smoking" bans that clumsily include both traditional and e-cigarettes, as Forest Grove and other cities have done, policymakers should allow both and actively encourage the latter as a more environmentally friendly alternativ
The Oregonian
added Sep 16, 2014 03:46
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[Tennessee] EDITORIAL: FDA raises concerns in use of e-cigarettes

Although e-cigarettes offer a nicer package and the promise of a technological advance, parents, in particular, should be wary of efforts to market them as new, improved nicotine-delivery systems. They're still cigarettes and represent all the dangers o
Murfreesboro (TN) News-Journal
added Sep 15, 2014 22:14
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EDITORIAL: Whatever its motive, CVS does the right thing by ending cigarette sales

Any company that takes a risk to stand on the right side of public health deserves congratulations...CVS’s move says a lot about American society’s relationship with tobacco. The company’s conclusion that selling cigarettes fundamentally conflicts with th
Washington Post
added Sep 13, 2014 20:12
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