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Five years ago Winnebago County paved the way for Stateline public housing to ban smoking. It prepared its public housing residents for the change long before it actually happened. Alan Zais, Winnebago County Housing Authority Executive Director, state
Nov 16, 2015 WREX-TV Channel 13 (Rockford, IL)
added Nov 17, 2015 15:36
From shepherding anti-smoking legislation through Congress early in his presidency to running advocacy campaigns aimed at helping smokers quit and raising tobacco taxes, the results are staggering, public health advocates say. According to various figure
Nov 16, 2015 The Hill
added Nov 17, 2015 14:19
we have no privacy inside the home. There is something terribly old-fashioned about a ban on wisps of smoke that leak outside a private home that we personally own.
Nov 16, 2015 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Nov 16, 2015 21:51
While we consider the balance of the public’s right to privacy and health, let’s not forget about the huge financial toll that smoking plays on our nation.
Nov 16, 2015 Cecil (County, MD) Whig
added Nov 16, 2015 15:34
Enforcement may be particularly challenging in newer accommodations, which are more likely to be single-family and small multiunit dwellings rather than the crowded cluster housing of an earlier era. It may not be easy, but doing the right thing rarely i
Nov 16, 2015 Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Nov 16, 2015 15:32
Children living in public housing shouldn't be harmed by second or thirdhand smoke infecting their buildings. HUD should move forward with its plan to ban smoking in these residences.
Nov 16, 2015 Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Nov 16, 2015 15:26
for the city of Savannah that rule takes effect at the beginning of the year. Beginning January 1, 2016, smoking in all public houses in Savannah will be prohibited. Earline Davis, executive director with the Housing Authority of Savannah says they've b
Nov 15, 2015 WJCL Fox28 / WTGS - TV (Savannah, GA)
added Nov 17, 2015 15:35
the issue here is the extraordinary cynicism, hypocrisy and even malevolence of the Obama administration banning smoking in the name of health and safety while at the same time importing convicted criminals whose crimes specifically destroy both.
Nov 15, 2015 Washington Times
added Nov 16, 2015 15:31
A similar ban has been in place at public housing in York County since October 2012. The move initially drew protests, and about 70 people went to a public meeting about the issue. Now, about three years later, some people here are still adjusting to the
Nov 15, 2015 York (PA) Daily Record
added Nov 16, 2015 04:02
Springfield Housing Authority leaders have been looking at rules at other housing authorities where smoking bans have already been implemented, and they've found that those that have phased it in and coupled it with smoking cessation programs were the mo
Nov 15, 2015 (IL) State Journal-Register
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