May 1, 2019
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.
June 11, 2019
Proposed legislation would apply differing tax rates to e-cigarette products and require vape shops to be licensed by the state.
April 11, 2019
Across the nation, lawmakers seem stuck in a tragic game of whack-a-mole. The more they try to reduce youth vaping, the more they increase youth combustible cigarette smoking.
May 9, 2019
Proposal would apply a 75 percent wholesale tax on tobacco harm reduction products.
April 4, 2019
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.
May 16, 2019
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.
April 22, 2019
Legislation would apply a 71 percent floor tax to vaping products.
November 7, 2018
The ongoing controversy over e-cigarettes and youth smoking has hit a proverbial regulatory wall.
April 4, 2019
Proposed legislation would apply a 36 percent wholesale tax to e-cigarette products, regardless of nicotine content.
April 2, 2019
New study finds proportion of adults perceiving e-cigarettes as harmful as cigarettes jumped from 11.5 percent to 36.4 percent and from 46.4 to 55.6 percent in two separate surveys, respectively.