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[Texas] Big Tobacco Beware, Vapor Cigarettes Are Here

"Icon Vapor's goal is to provide a sensible, safer, cost-competitive alternative to the tobacco-based cigarette," notes Daniel Balsiger, president of Icon Vapor. "We also believe that an informed consumer will carefully consider who they purchase vapor c
Graham (TX) Leader
added Mar 19, 2014 15:35

[Texas] Letter: Smoking ban logic goes up in flames

Why should the government tell them how to care for their food and drink, but also allow them to expose their staff and customers to cigarette smoke? The editorial staff of the Amarillo Globe-News should either use better logic or stay out of the argume
Amarillo (TX) Globe-News
added May 13, 2013 04:21

[Texas] Texans want a smoke-free workplace, new survey shows

According to the Smoke-Free Texas coalition, 74 percent of Texas voters polled by Baselice & Associates favor a proposed statewide law that would eliminate smoking in all indoor workplaces, including public buildings, offices, restaurants and bars.
San Antonio (TX) Business Journal
added Mar 27, 2013 05:57

Texas Senate Bill would raise smoking age to 21

Democratic State Senator Carlos Uresti is sponsoring a bill that would raise the legal smoking age, from 18 to 21. Senate Bill 313 would prohibit anyone under the age of 21 who is caught purchasing or possessing tobacco, with a Class C misdemeanor, punis
KSAT-12 (San Antonio, TX)
added Mar 5, 2013 17:20

[Texas] State Senator Wants to Raise Smoking Age

State Senator Carlos Uresti is proposing raising the legal age to purchase, consume and possess tobacco products from 18 to 21. "It's going to save lives and it's going to save money," Uresti said.
KABB FOX 29 (San Antonio, TX)
added Feb 3, 2013 03:17

[Texas] Time to pass a statewide smoke-free workplace ban

Patchwork system across Texas causes confusion
Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Nov 24, 2012 18:53

[Texas] Smoking plan likely to be snuffed out in Fort Worth

Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added May 7, 2012 20:40

[Texas] RODU: Mythic tobacco endgames

CVS’ collaborators include the misnamed Truth Initiative (see here and here) and the American Cancer Society, whose numerous prohibitionist exploits are reported in this blog here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here and here. Campaign awards
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Oct 6, 2017 15:28

[Texas] Smoking ban passes final hurdle with some concessions to businesses

The council made some minor tweaks to the ordinance on second reading to ease the burden on businesses that want to create a smoking patio or allow on-site sampling of e-cigarettes. The ordinance, which also limits smoking in parks to small dedicated are
Waco (TX) Tribune-Herald
added Jul 22, 2015 00:48

[Texas] Take a Deep Breath if You Want to Try Competitive Vaping

Using e-cigarettes, contestants vie to create biggest ‘clouds’; sponsors, cash prizes Contests called ‘cloud competitions’ are being held across the U.S., where vapers try to blow the biggest cloud.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Apr 22, 2015 09:40
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