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August 21, 2019
By Jeff Stier
When products could save lives, it’s important for people to be informed about those benefits, along with the risks.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
July 23, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
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
August 20, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
State Government Relations Manager Lindsey Stroud examines recent headlines, finding vaping-related hospitalizations are likely linked to illegal, black market vaping products.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
September 10, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
At least two of the five vaping-related deaths have been linked to products containing THC. Policymakers should refrain from enacting legislation and policies that could further restrict adult access to regulated tobacco harm reduction products.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
June 17, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Language in 2020-21 operating budget would apply a 17 percent wholesale tax on e-cigarettes and vaping devices.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
April 10, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Why are lawmakers working so feverishly to limit their access to tobacco harm reduction products like e-cigarettes? The hypocrisy is seemingly endless.
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Taxes
Government Spending
Alcohol & Tobacco
April 4, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
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
April 29, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Proposal would ask voters to consider a cigarette tax increase to $2.59 per pack, and a newly created 62 percent wholesale tax on nicotine products, including e-cigarettes.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
February 26, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Legislation would ban the sale of flavored e-liquids despite evidence that flavors are essential in helping smokers quit combustible cigarettes.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
April 23, 2019
By Lindsey Stroud
Legislation would increase the excise tax on cigarettes by $1.50 to $3.50 per pack, and apply an 81 percent wholesale tax to e-cigarettes.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
 

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