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Voices of Vapers: Making Political Waves in the Magnolia State (Guest: Bill Wikstrom)

November 14, 2019

Bill Wikstrom, president of the Mississippi Vaping Advocacy Association discusses the 2019 Mississippi gubernatorial election and vapers’ influence.

Bill Wikstrom, president of the Mississippi Vaping Advocacy Association joins The Heartland Institute’s State Government Relations Manager Lindsey Stroud to discuss Mississippi’s recent 2019 gubernatorial election and vaping issues in the Magnolia state. Wikstrom is a retried combat veteran and owns two companies including 13 vape shops and an e-liquid distribution company.

Stroud and Wikstrom discuss the election results, including the impact of vapers turning out to the polls, as well as the current e-cigarette regulations in Mississippi, the Mississippi Vaping Advocacy Association, and what to expect in 2020. You can find more information about the Mississippi Vaping Advocacy Association at msvaa.org.

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Alcohol & Tobacco
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Lindsey Stroud is a state government relations manager at The Heartland Institute.
lstroud@heartland.org