Headlines Tagged with Elections/Politics — 21,182 headlines found
[UK] ‘Tobacco and alcohol are a blight on Sunderland’ - city leaders debate plans to tackle £94.6million smoking problem
Sunderland’s smoking prevalence rate stands at 18% for 2016/17 – slightly higher than the national average of 15.5 per cent. In 2016/17, 487 women in Sunderland were recorded as smoking at the time they gave birth – equating to 17.2% and almost double t
May 28, 2018 Scarborough Evening News (uk)
added May 29, 2018 14:01
On 9 May 2018, the draft Control of Tobacco Products and Electronic Delivery Systems Bill was published for public comment. Among other changes the bill plans to introduce two a zero-tolerance policy on in-door smoking in public places, as well as the r
May 28, 2018 BusinessTech (za)
added May 29, 2018 03:11
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. has contributed nearly $12 million to the “No on Proposition E” campaign, filling television and radio airwaves and mailboxes with ads urging voters to reject a law supervisors approved last year that is now on the June 5 ballot
May 28, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added May 28, 2018 14:21
Falcon Heights and Shoreview adopted raising the age to buy tobacco to 21 earlier this month. Roseville is holding a public hearing about it in June. Maplewood city officials have casually discussed the idea at a council meeting. Shoreview was the first
May 28, 2018 Saint Paul (MN) Pioneer Press
added May 28, 2018 13:50
Blinded by their compulsion, FBR has become a source to promote cigarette sales, knowing that this would lead to death of thousands. We are a State where healthcare is low to the negligible extent.
May 27, 2018 Pakistan Observer (pk)
added May 27, 2018 15:33
The industry’s shift in product investment and marketing strategy began more than 10 years ago, according to an analysis of tobacco company Philip Morris’s previously secret, internal documents that was published May 1.
May 27, 2018 Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added May 27, 2018 15:25
If our experiences with cigarettes and other tobacco products have taught us anything, it is this: Nothing good comes from nicotine addiction. If we can keep our kids from getting addicted now, Big Tobacco won't have a new generation of life-long users.
May 26, 2018 CNN
added Jun 6, 2018 15:05
Gievers wrote in her 22-page ruling that Floridians “have the right to use the form of medical marijuana for treatment of their debilitating medical conditions as recommended by their certified physicians, including the use of smokable marijuana in priva
May 26, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added May 28, 2018 02:51
The Georgia Cancer Center wholeheartedly endorses the proposed Smoke-Free Augusta-Richmond County Ordinance to ensure all workplaces and public buildings are smoke-free from combustible tobacco products and are liberated from the secondhand aerosol (vapo
May 26, 2018 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added May 27, 2018 15:30
[Minnesota] Minneapolis votes to raise tobacco-buying age to 21 / The City Council vote was unanimous.
The city ordinance to restrict tobacco sales, including vaping products, to those who can legally buy alcohol goes into effect Oct. 1. Minneapolis is joining seven other Minnesota cities and 300 nationwide that have raised the tobacco-buying age in an ef
May 26, 2018 Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added May 27, 2018 14:52