Headlines Tagged with New Mexico — 863 headlines found
Kim Rutley traveled from Albuquerque to the state Capitol on Wednesday with a heavy heart and a well of tears. Her sister Jill, 61, died Jan. 2 of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease after smoking for 40 years. Rutley broke down and cried as she spoke
Jan 13, 2016 Santa Fe (NM) New Mexican
added Jan 17, 2016 16:29
But, Representative Thomson didn’t die; voters kicked her out of office for her baseless assault on vapor products and the consumers and voters who use them. E-cigarettes are banned from checked bags because they contain lithium ion batteries, which hav
Nov 2, 2015 Americans for Tax Reform
added Nov 7, 2015 20:39
(AP) - Legislation that would make it illegal for parents and others to smoke in a motor vehicle when a child is present has cleared its first hurdle. The House Heath Committee voted 6-3 Thursday to advance the measure.
Feb 12, 2015 KOB-TV Channel 4 (Albuquerque, NM)
added Feb 13, 2015 16:21
One proposal that will be discussed, and possibly endorsed, this week by an interim legislative panel would ban the sale of so-called “e-cigarettes” to New Mexicans under the age of 18. “We don’t know everything about them, but we know we don’t want the
Nov 19, 2013 Albuquerque Journal
added Nov 20, 2013 06:09
On Monday, Cheney said he had not talked to Carruthers about his involvement in TASSC and still hoped to speak to several of the legislators about their concerns about Carruthers’ work on behalf of Philip Morris. “But I’m confident in Garrey’s ability to
May 7, 2013 Albuquerque Journal
added May 9, 2013 06:06
a fire that burned more than 350 acres of the wooded area along the Rio Grande was most likely sparked by an electronic cigarette. Village Administrator John Avila says an employee apparently dropped the device while patrolling on June 20.
Jul 5, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 6, 2012 04:22
Sen. Howie Morales, D-Silver City, is once again pursuing an increase to the state’s taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products such as cigars, though this year he’s seeking a bigger increase than he did last year.
Feb 2, 2017 HalfWheel
added Feb 3, 2017 13:24
Adileen Sii, a junior at Lincoln High School and a state board member of Wisconsin’s FACT, a youth tobacco prevention movement, will speak at a national tobacco prevention summit in Albuquerque, New Mexico, this month.
Apr 6, 2016 Wisconsin Rapids (WI) Daily Tribune
added Apr 6, 2016 22:14
The New Mexico Health Department recently conducted a survey with almost 3,000 people asking them if they would support restaurants that choose to ban smoking on their patios. The department reports that 75 percent of those surveyed said they would supp
Oct 16, 2014 KOB-TV Channel 4 (Albuquerque, NM)
added Oct 16, 2014 23:48
[New Mexico] MARTINEZ: Smoke-free slots: Palace West is an alternative spot for those who don’t smoke
A trip to Isleta Resort & Casino’s sister location, Palace West, was literally a breath of fresh air. The nonsmoking facility was an inviting alternative. I’m a nonsmoker and I realize that smoking and casinos usually go hand-in-hand. Some area casinos h
Apr 18, 2014 Albuquerque Journal
added Apr 21, 2014 10:33