Work from Heartland Institute staff.
Work from staff at The Heartland Institute.
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October 23, 2020
Research & Commentary: Michigan Governor Proposes Flavor Ban That Would Further Harm Small Businesses
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s coordination with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services is leading to new executive rulemaking processes that will allow the governor to enact a permanent flavor ban without legislative process.
October 14, 2020
Testimony before the Phoenix City Council regarding a potential city ordinance that would place a ban on flavored nicotine products and flavored tobacco products in Phoenix.
September 29, 2020
Research & Commentary: Phoenix Flavor Ban Would Harm Small Businesses with Little Chance of Curbing Youth Tobacco Consumption
Phoenix Facing Potential City Ordinance That Would Ban the Sale of Flavored Nicotine Products and Harm Businesses Despite COVID-19 Economic Struggles
September 4, 2020
Research & Commentary: City of Chicago Flavor Ban Unlikely to Reduce Youth Vaping, May Boost Black Market
The local ordinance would ban sales of flavored liquid nicotine products.
January 31, 2020
Access to steady employment is necessary to reduce recidivism, but Pennsylvania, like many states, has made it exceedingly difficult for ex-felons to reenter the workforce.
January 16, 2020
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer ordered the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) to issue emergency rules banning online and retail sales of flavored e-cigarettes, in response to reports of an increase in vaping-related lung diseases.
December 20, 2019
Legal, regulated vaping products aren't the problem
November 11, 2019
PRESS RELEASE: Heartland Institute Experts React to President Trump’s Planned Meeting with Vaping Industry
“The president is truly seeing the industry as what it is: a billion-dollar powerhouse that not only employs people, but saves lives through tobacco harm reduction.” - Lindsey Stroud