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September 17, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
It should come as no big surprise that Americans are not the world’s best mathematicians.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
October 10, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Washington state's ban on flavored vaping products goes into effect October 10 and will close down numerous small businesses.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
October 9, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
In 2019, Massachusetts only spent 0.004 percent of tobacco moneys, including settlement payments and taxes, on tobacco control programs.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
June 27, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Rather than restricting access to electronic cigarettes with regulations, taxation, and even prohibition, lawmakers should embrace their use as an effective smoking cessation tool.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
Taxes
Health Care
October 16, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
The Utah Department of Health found that 94 percent of patients diagnosed with vaping-related illnesses reported vaping THC-containing devices.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
July 11, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Proposed legislation would require flavored e-cigarettes (other than menthol, mint and tobacco) to be sold exclusively at age-restricted retailers.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
May 8, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Multiple bills would increase cigarette tax by $2, apply a 95 percent wholesale tax to vaping products, and one bill would tax vaping products at two different rates.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
April 23, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Proposed bill would apply a 60 percent wholesale tax on e-cigarettes and vaping devices.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
May 17, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Legislation would increwould increase the cigarette tax by $0.25 from $4.25 to $4.50 per pack, increase the tax on cigars by $0.30 to $0.80 per cigar, and create a new 40 percent wholesale tax on e-cigarettes and vaping devices.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
March 26, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Bill would apply a 30 percent excise tax on e-cigarettes and vaping products, as well as requiring retailers to pay a tax on existing inventory by July 1, 2019.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
 

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