Headlines Tagged with Op-Ed — 19,366 headlines found
despite very large expenditures and sweeping federal powers, perverse tobacco policy is failing the American public and will soon destroy thousands of small and medium- sized businesses that are part of the solution, not part of the problem. The vast m
Jan 31, 2017 R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Feb 2, 2017 16:15
Governments are never going to get that money back by scolding people into being better citizens when all the government does about cigarettes is treat them as a cash cow.
Nov 4, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Nov 5, 2014 10:35
If you want to understand what life is like for the Canadian entrepreneurs who are seeking to serve the growing demand for electronic cigarettes, consider me. My family and I own an online “vaping” business, along with a brick-and-mortar store located in
Feb 25, 2014 National Post (ca)
added Feb 25, 2014 14:28
On Monday, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. filed a reply brief in an appeal it brought before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. In Walker v. RJR ... Given that the Engle ruling is now seven years old, this due process issue should have been s
May 22, 2013 AmericanLawyer.com
added May 23, 2013 03:31
So when no evidence exists to show that e-cigarettes are safe for long-term use by humans, when laboratory studies demonstrate worrisome potential physiological risks, and when strong evidence is mounting that e-cigarettes are leading our youth to consid
Mar 6, 2015 Huffington Post (blog)
added Mar 9, 2015 10:07
[Canada] MAHOOD/ILER: Charity law blocks progress on issues facing Canadians / Charitable tax status may do more harm than good for some non-profits.
The non-profit sector could lobby to change the Income Tax Act to confirm that free expression of views in areas of a charity’s expertise is a public good, and an acceptable charitable activity. New Zealand and Australia have just recently done essentiall
Feb 14, 2015 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Feb 26, 2015 09:33
[Canada] PLATT: Clearing the smoke — unlike other places, no rush to judgment on indoor vaping in Calgary 33
these are metals you don’t want to be passively inhaling and proof that for once, Calgary city council’s decision to meddle in an issue outside of taxes, trash and transportation is probably a good thing, even if the motivation is hazy.
Sep 2, 2014 Calgary (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Sep 2, 2014 13:44
we need fit-for-purpose regulations aimed at harnessing market forces for the greatest possible reduction in smoking-related diseases. Governments have a responsibility to enact progressive regulations that allow citizens to reduce their exposure to dange
Feb 26, 2014 National Post (ca)
added Feb 26, 2014 11:44
By all means, North Dakota should have a much higher cigarette tax. But Measure 4's proposed increased tax on smokeless tobacco and e-cigarettes sends the message that all tobacco and nicotine products are equally dangerous. This is not true and has the
Sep 3, 2016 Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Sep 5, 2016 02:07
Contraband tobacco is setting up shop in Alberta. That means lost tax revenues for the province, circumvention of health standards and regulations, and easy access to tobacco for minors...Alberta raised tobacco taxes by more than 10 per cent in the spri
Oct 10, 2015 Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Oct 10, 2015 13:23