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[Iowa] BRADLEY: “It’s Big Tobacco All Over Again”

Over his political career Gov. Mike Pence (R-IN) has consistently carried the tobacco industry’s water, denying the dangers of cigarettes, opposing government regulation, and slashing smoking cessation efforts. In return, they rewarded him with more than
Blog for Iowa
added Sep 18, 2016 23:30

[Iowa] Teens vaping at record levels

Council Bluffs Community Schools does not allow the use of e-cigarettes in school buildings, on school grounds or in vehicles on school property by anyone...Palm Beach Vapors ...does not admit minors, since they cannot be customers at vape shops, said Joh
Council Bluffs (IA) Daily Nonpareil
added Aug 20, 2016 15:36

[Iowa] VIDEO: Some surprised by Tom Miller's statement on e-cigarettes

Youth and Shelter Services Prevention Specialist Denise Denton said research shows some e-cig users go on to be dual users meaning they smoke both conventional and electronic cigarettes. She stresses the bottom line is e-cig use is harmful. "Reducing ac
KCCI- Channel 8 (Des Moines, IA)
added Jan 4, 2016 04:11

[Iowa] Editorial: "Tobacco" ban is an overstep of the UI's authority

The UI shouldn’t ban chew and electronic cigarettes from campus. Not only will it most likely be ineffective (similar to the smoking ban already in place), but it also is an overreach of UI power over individual liberty. The university doesn’t have a cle
Daily Iowan (University of Iowa)
added Apr 9, 2015 12:21

[Iowa] KUHN: Smoke-free park initiatives creating positive outcomes (Alex Kuhn guest view)

I understand there are opposing views on this issue and I respect and welcome all of those viewpoints. I am in no way disparaging smokers, whose choice to smoke I respect. But we have roughly 300 acres in Mason City devoted to city parks, and I am confi
Mason City (IA) Globe-Gazette
added Sep 14, 2014 12:42

[Iowa] EDITORIAL: No rush to regulate e-cigarettes

The Iowa Department of Public Health has yet to take a position. Any final decision about regulation of e-cigarettes needs their input and more quality research.
Cedar Rapids (IA) Gazette
added Oct 18, 2013 08:19

[Iowa] Four Years Later Bars and Restaurants See Positives to Smoking Ban

Statistics show Stephanie's story is shared by many smokers. Overall, restaurants reported little change to their business. "We lost some of the smokers for a little bit, but then they came back," said Brian Cooney, owner of Cooney's Tavern.
WOI ABC 5 (West Des Moines, IA)
added Nov 17, 2012 19:17

SULLIVAN: Iowa's smoking ban was never about protecting workers

All this, even though there is no reliable evidence showing smoking outside is hazardous to other people’s health. The same goes for e-cigarettes and chewing tobacco, which Iowa City’s ordinance also outlawed....The smoker’s lobby has lost this fight, but
Cedar Rapids (IA) Gazette
added Jul 5, 2018 22:47

[Iowa] UI study finds more adults trying e-cigarettes

His study revealed that in 2014, 12.6 percent of American adults reported they had tried e-cigarettes. That number increased to 13.9 percent in 2015 and 15.3 percent in 2016. However, Bao’s study also found that the number of adults who use e-cigarettes
Daily Iowan (University of Iowa)
added Jun 12, 2018 02:28

Iowa attorney general questions attacks on e-cigs

makes Miller’s statement stand out is that he is in his ninth four-year term as Iowa’s attorney general and has served as chairman of the tobacco committee for the [NAAG]...he serves as chairman of Truth Initiative, a prominent anti-tobacco advocacy group
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 29, 2015 18:12
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