Headlines Tagged with New Mexico — 856 headlines found
A proposal to increase taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products in New Mexico is headed to the floor of the Senate for consideration. A Senate panel advanced the tax measure Tuesday while withholding its full endorsement. The bill would increase t
Mar 7, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 8, 2017 03:27
Messages seeking comment sent to Santa Fe Natural Tobacco via the company website did not elicit a response Wednesday. The lawsuit includes plaintiffs from New Mexico, California, Illinois and Minnesota, but contends that application of New Mexico law b
Dec 25, 2015 Albuquerque Journal
added Dec 25, 2015 23:54
Researchers have discovered that ancestral Puebloans chewed small wads of fiber filled with tobacco, according to a recent paper published in the Journal of Field Archaeology. The authors also suggest that the tobacco may have been used for personal plea
Sep 6, 2015 Albuquerque Journal
added Sep 6, 2015 18:18
Bernalillo County and the American Lung Association are proud to partner on promoting smoke-free public housing in Bernalillo County. The Bernalillo County Housing Department manages 75 public housing units at two locations in the South Valley, includin
Oct 2, 2014 Albuquerque Journal
added Oct 2, 2014 09:03
A proposal to temporarily shore up the state's lottery-funded college scholarship program would end the flow of tobacco settlement payments into a 12-year-old state trust fund ... Senators on Tuesday voted 40-0 for a measure that would use 25 percent of
Mar 9, 2013 Albuquerque Journal
added Mar 10, 2013 12:32
The Santa Fe County Housing Authority Board last month adopted a policy prohibiting smoking inside all units and public spaces at its three housing sites: Camino Jacobo, Valle Vista and Santa Cruz.
Jul 17, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 17, 2012 06:50
[New Mexico] GOLDMAN: Their View: Global warming deniers same as those who argue tobacco is good for your health
Fact is, Representative Pearce is beginning to look like some North Carolina congressman still insisting that tobacco is harmless to smokers.
Jul 8, 2012 Silver City (NM) Sun-News
added Jul 8, 2012 13:14
Senate Bill 318 would modify the Dee Johnson Clean Indoor Air Act so that where smokers can’t smoke indoors in public. If it passes, e-cig users wouldn’t be able to vape.
Mar 3, 2017 KOB-TV Channel 4 (Albuquerque, NM)
added Mar 4, 2017 15:31
While this is being posited as a “public health” measure, it is in fact a money grab, the effect of which would be antithetical to both public health and New Mexico’s budgetary needs.
Dec 2, 2014 Santa Fe (NM) New Mexican
added Dec 4, 2014 06:36
Santa Ana Star Casino has taken new steps to prevent smoke from bothering some patrons by installing floor-to-ceiling glass panels around its non-smoking gaming area. The area covers an 11,000-square-foot space containing 250 slot machines, which the cas
Jul 1, 2014 New Mexico Business Weekly
added Jul 1, 2014 12:25