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July 26, 2019
By Heartland Staff
"Tobacco Harm Reduction 101: A Guidebook for Policymakers" provides information to help lawmakers understand the tremendous health (and economic) advantages e-cigarettes provide.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
July 23, 2019
By Heartland Staff
This policy booklet aims to inform key stakeholders, including policymakers, about THR products, specifically e-cigarettes and vaping devices, while debunking many of the myths associated with e-cigarettes.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
Taxes
May 16, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Language added to the 2020-2021 Ohio operating budget would define e-cigarettes and vaping devices as tobacco products, as well as increasing the purchasing age of all tobacco products to 21.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
May 1, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Data from state and local-level surveys of high school and middle school students in Hawaii and Massachusetts find e-cigarette use increased after laws restricting tobacco products to 21 were put in place.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
April 4, 2019
By Heartland Staff
State Government Relations Manager Lindsey Stroud examines the effects of Pennsylvania's 40 percent wholesale tax on youth e-cigarette use, finding youth use increased in the year following the tax.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
March 6, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Legislation restricting access to vaping products, yet not combustible cigarettes, is a disservice to public health.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
February 27, 2019
By Arianna Wilkerson, Heartland Staff
State Government Relations Manager Arianna Wilkerson submitted testimony to the House Economic Matters Committee, arguing against a proposal to raise the tobacco and vaping purchasing age to 21.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
February 8, 2019
By Heartland Staff
West Virginia spent $0 from tobacco settlement payments and taxes in 2018 to fund cessation efforts, rather than restrict access to adults, lawmaker should reform how they currently spend tobacco revenues.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
February 5, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Testimony before the Illinois Senate Public Health Committee regarding a proposal to increase the age to purchase and possess tobacco and vaping products.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
January 30, 2019
By Heartland Staff, Lennie Jarratt
Testimony before the Colorado House Health & Insurance Committee regarding the issue of local governments regulating tobacco and nicotine products.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
January 24, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Commentary on a proposal in Virginia to raise the age to possess and purchase tobacco and vapor products from 18 to 21 years of age.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
January 23, 2019
By Heartland Staff
In this Research & Commentary, State Government Relations Manager Lindsey Stroud argues against a proposal to increase the age to purchase and possess tobacco and vapor products from 18 to 21 years of age.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
January 18, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Testimony by State Government Relation Manager Lindsey Stroud regarding a Washington state proposal to increase the tobacco and vapor product purchase and possession age from 18 to 21 years of age.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
June 11, 2018
By Leo Pusateri
The city of Minneapolis has enacted an ordinance increasing the minimum legal age for purchasing cigarettes and other tobacco products.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
March 26, 2018
By Heartland Staff
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against a proposal in Connecticut to increase the smoking age to 21.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
March 14, 2018
By Heartland Staff
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against a proposal in Minnesota to increase the smoking age to 21.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
March 9, 2018
By Madeline Fry
The Alabama state House Judiciary Committee is considering a bill that would increase the minimum age for individuals legally to purchase and use tobacco products and e-cigarettes.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
February 26, 2018
By Heartland Staff
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against a proposal in Arizona to increase the smoking age to 21.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
February 21, 2018
By Heartland Staff
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against a proposal in the Yellohammer State to increase the smoking age from 19 to 21.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
February 8, 2018
By Heartland Staff
Heartland's State Government Relations Manager Lindsey Stroud examines a proposal in Illinois to increase the purchasing age of tobacco and vaping product to 21.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
 

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