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[Pennsylvania] LETTER: Gov. Wolf's proposed e-cigarette tax bad for business

Legislators should heed the advice of the prestigious Royal College of Physicians and not overregulate these products or significantly inhibit the development and use of these products by smokers. They should defeat the governor's proposed 40 percent tax
Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Jun 2, 2016 20:56
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[New Jersey] LETTER: New rules benefit tobacco industry

A number of my friends who are trying to stop smoking have informed me that the Federal Drug Administration is trying to eliminate the vapor/e-cigarette industry. These people and millions of others depend on that aspect of tobacco relief to quit smoking
Camden (NJ) Courier-Post
added Jun 2, 2016 02:39
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[Oregon] LETTER: Lack of enforcement worse than senator’s flouting non-smoking law

Even more arrogant is the failure of the legislative body for not putting an immediate stop to this law violation when it was first reported. The Legislature cannot expect the citizens of Oregon to follow a law they are themselves unwilling to follow.
Salem (OR) Statesman-Journal
added May 29, 2016 19:58
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[Washington] LETTER: Rant & Rave: Quit smoking — at my bus stop

RANT For secondhand smoke from other commuters at my bus stop. I keep my distance but the smoke is still noxious....If the city of Seattle wants to encourage the use of mass transit, smoking should be banned at transit stops.
Seattle (WA) Times
added May 29, 2016 14:18
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[New York] Ask Real Estate: Smoky Entrance

It takes a healthy dose of gumption to smoke beneath a “no smoking” sign ... Write a letter to your landlord or managing agent whenever this behavior occurs. Keep a log of the dates and times of the incidents and the staff involved. Send management this i
New York Times
added May 28, 2016 14:40
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LETTERS: Little opposition among readers to smoking ban at Billy Bob’s Texas

The ban came about because of complaints from Billy Bob’s customers, and, as we all know, “The customer is always right.” The honky-tonk left an alternative for folks to smoke on its outdoor patio. So no one was discriminated against.
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added May 28, 2016 01:50
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[Ireland] LETTERS: Secret to a fulfilling and healthy life - 40 cigarettes a day

Give smokers a break: Finian McGrath. ... I have never had flu in my life. Why is it that the health fanatics argue that all smokers will get cancer or serious illness? Does it follow that non-smokers will die of old age?
Irish Independent (ie)
added May 27, 2016 22:12
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[California] Letters: Tobacco users, including Gwynn, knew the risks

Stop blaming others. Tony made a mistake and continued doing so even after he knew it was not wise. He paid the price. Now it seems that others are trying to capitalize on his mistakes by suing the evil tobacco industry.
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added May 26, 2016 08:14
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[Florida] LETTER: Smokeless tobacco

Letter writer Aaron Gewirtz, owner of a vape shop, makes claims that have no basis in scientific evidence. This is typical of the smoke-and-mirrors tactics that the tobacco industry has used for years. It’s one reason why the FDA was right to regulate amo
Miami (FL) Herald
added May 25, 2016 23:45
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[New York] LETTER: McCoy must OK tobacco sales bill

to raise the age to purchase tobacco products to 21. As a cardiologist and president of the Capital Region Advisory Board of the American Heart Association, I hope that Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy will approve this measure.
Albany (NY) Times Union blogs
added May 22, 2016 19:44
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