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Voices of Vapers: Bucking Bad Legislation in the Buckeye State (Guest: James Jarvis)

January 24, 2019

Ohio Vapor Trade Association President James Jarvis joins today’s show to discuss his advocacy efforts in Ohio.

In this Voices of Vapers podcast, James Jarvis, president of the Ohio Vapor Trade Association (OHVTA), joins Heartland’s State Government Relations Manager Lindsey Stroud to discuss his efforts and advocacy in shaping vaping regulations in Ohio. James owns five vape stores and an e-liquid manufacturing lab in central Ohio, and has been involved in the vaping industry since 2008. Lindsey and James discuss his work at OHVTA and his efforts to educate elected officials, including Congressman Steve Stivers. James talks about the regulatory challenges Ohio has faced and what to expect in 2019.

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