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[Illinois] EDITORIAL: The scourge of secondhand smoke

58 million people still suffer the risks of secondhand smoke, and few of them do it willingly. They suffer because of a patchwork of smoking bans across the country: About 1 in 3 Americans still lives in an area that allows smoking in some bars or restau
Chicago Tribune
added Feb 5, 2015 18:43
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[California] EDITORIAL: Smokescreen of bad data obscures e-cigarettes

These are but a few of the many problems with the CDPH report and expose it as yet another power grab. Californians should fight against ongoing efforts in the Capitol to harm these businesses and restrict the enjoyment of these new products.
Orange County (CA) Register
added Feb 5, 2015 10:06
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[Colorado] Editorial: Government butting in on smokers

Can city councils not give smokers options, especially the use of e-cigarettes in some public places when there is no threat of even a tossed butt?
Loveland (CO) Daily Reporter-Herald
added Feb 5, 2015 05:25
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[Virginia] Opinion/Editorial: Reform bill rights many problems for Tobacco Commission

One of those bills seeks to improve the state’s Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission, which is charged with deciding who gets economic investment money that was generated by 1998’s national tobacco settlement. In that settlemen
Charlottesville (VA) Daily Progress
added Feb 1, 2015 17:00
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[Minnesota] EDITORIAL: Fewer of us are lighting up

Good going, Minnesotans. The researchers didn’t tell us if the rate has also fallen in McLeod County...Hutchinson City Council...voted to rescind the sleeping room smoking prohibition....It was an unfortunate act that, we believe, violated the premise of
Hutchinson (MN) Leader
added Jan 31, 2015 10:03
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EDITORIAL: California should put more restrictions on e-cigarettes

restrictions on e-cigarettes have faced an uphill battle in the state legislature. Some state legislators accept campaign money from cigarette manufacturers, ensuring that SB140 won’t have an easy time either. But it’s past time for California to scrutini
San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Jan 29, 2015 00:53
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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Take action for public health

Nonsmokers in Kentucky deserve the protection a comprehensive statewide smoke-free law would provide in eliminating exposure to secondhand smoke in public places. It’s time to clear the air for Kentuckians in all communities across our state, not just
Middlesboro (KY) Daily News
added Jan 27, 2015 17:22
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[Minnesota] EDITORIAL: Smoking decline shows local, state efforts paid off

Boyle cited good reasons for why fewer of today's young adults are opting not to smoke. Among them is the fact that they're in the generation that came of age after the state's Freedom to Breathe Act was passed in 2007, banning smoking in the workplace.
Rochester (MN) Post-Bulletin
added Jan 26, 2015 22:18
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[Minnesota] EDITORIAL: Smoking decline shows local, state efforts paid off

Boyle cited good reasons for why fewer of today's young adults are opting not to smoke. Among them is the fact that they're in the generation that came of age after the state's Freedom to Breathe Act was passed in 2007, banning smoking in the workplace.
Rochester (MN) Post-Bulletin
added Jan 26, 2015 22:18
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[Washington] EDITORIAL: Bill will help keep tobacco from gripping our youth ($$)

Washington might become the first state in the union to raise the smoking age to 21 if Attorney General Bob Ferguson can muster enough support for a proposal he introduced to the Legislature last week.
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
added Jan 26, 2015 22:14
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