2015 News

Hawaii Becomes First State To Raise Smoking Age To 21 – Huffington Post

We are proud to once again be at the forefront of the nation in tobacco prevention and control,” Virginia Pressler, the state’s director of health, said in a statement…

Independence Joins KC And KCK In Raising Age For Tobacco Sales To 21 – KCUR

The vote was the latest victory for the Tobacco 21 | KC initiative, part of the Healthy KC campaign launched by the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce and scores of other organizations…

Boston raises tobacco-buying age to 21 – Boston Globe

“It is our responsibility to do what we can to guide our young people and create a healthier future for all Bostonians,” Walsh said in a statement this week…

More than 100 U.S. cities raise smoking age to 21 – Cleveland.com

In raising the legal age for tobacco products to 21, Cleveland followed the lead of more than 100 U.S. cities, including New York and Kansas City in both Kansas and Missouri…

Cleveland bans tobacco, e-cigarette sales to people under 21 – Cleveland.com

Soon, smokers under the age of 21 will not be able to buy cigarettes, tobacco or other smoking products, including electronic cigarettes, in the city of Cleveland…

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San Antonio officials are holding a town hall to specifically discuss T21.

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San Antonio officials are holding a town hall to specifically discuss T21.

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"Finish it!" with immediate steeply higher tobacco taxes plus T21. Teenagers and twentysomethings on an allowance or in entry level jobs are easily priced out of the tobacco market and by the time their incomes increase later they are past the age when 90% of nicotine addicts start smoking. This will create a tobacco-free generation.

If you can serve in the military you can smoke a cigarette.

3 days ago

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The City Council of Topeka, Kansas will be discussing T21 on Thursday evening.

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The City Council of Topeka, Kansas will be discussing T21 on Thursday evening.

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That's going to put a dent in there tax collection

Doesn’t matter, they’ll still be able to get it.

What in the hell? Smdh

Gabe is right it’s a no-brainer

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