Headlines Tagged with Ohio — 5,911 headlines found
Anti-smoking advocates say that below the surface of House Bill 144 is a tobacco-industry-crafted “Trojan horse” designed to ensure that the emerging electronic-cigarette market and other alternative nicotine products remain taxed at a lower rate than tr
Jul 22, 2013 Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Jul 22, 2013 13:31
A better solution than a smoking ban is for nonsmokers to quit frequenting businesses that allow smoking. Nonsmokers won’t persuade every business owner to go along in stopping smoking, of course, but the freedom of using one’s property as one sees fit i
Nov 18, 2012 Lima (OH) News
added Nov 19, 2012 15:43
A House committee today passed a bill banning the sale of e-cigarettes in Ohio to those under 18, despite objections from anti-smoking groups and Democrats who argue the bill is crafted to ensure the products are not taxed like regular cigarettes.
Sep 25, 2013 Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Sep 25, 2013 17:15
Ohio has the fifth-highest rate of adolescent smoking, despite making great reductions in the number of 12- to 17-year-olds who choose to light up, according to the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
Nov 17, 2012 Newark (OH) Advocate
added Nov 17, 2012 19:04
A growing number of companies have begun charging workers extra for health care plans if they use electronic cigarettes.
Sep 5, 2013 Cincinnati (OH) Business Courier
added Sep 5, 2013 18:35
An Ohio congressman has targeted smoking at Department of Veterans Affairs medical clinics and campuses nationwide. U.S. Rep. Brad Wenstrup, an Iraq war veteran and a doctor, has introduced House legislation that would immediately ban smoking inside VA
Mar 23, 2017 WHIO-TV Channel 7 (Dayton, OH)
added Mar 23, 2017 18:36
Ohio will keep about $35 million in disputed tobacco company payments from 2003 as a result of an arbitration panel's ruling on Wednesday, the Ohio Attorney General's office said.
Sep 11, 2013 Reuters
added Sep 11, 2013 22:46
Top executives for tobacco giant Reynolds American Inc. have agreed to resume discussions with the Toledo-based Farm Labor Organizing Committee about ways to address alleged farm-worker abuses.
May 11, 2013 Toledo (OH) Blade
added May 11, 2013 13:55
May 24, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added May 25, 2012 06:50
Quitting wasn't by choice, but from necessity, if he wanted to work at Hollywood Casino Columbus, which opened on Oct. 8. It does not hire smokers or allow employees to smoke on the premises or even in their homes."Once I realized the offer was serious,
Nov 25, 2012 Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Nov 25, 2012 12:31