Local movement spurs more interest

Since Edina, MN passed their sales age increase back in May, there has been an uprising interest around the state. We have seen MLSA policies spread similarly to this in many states, Massachusetts, Kansas, and California to name a few. This shift in interest sets a promising tone for increased local and statewide efforts.

Learn some insight about Tobacco 21’s history and opposition

The MinnPost article shared below offers a closer look at the history of both our organization and the tobacco 21 movement. Our Foundation President, Dr. Rob Crane is highlighted in this story.

Thank you to the MinnPost for an in-depth look at Tobacco 21 in Minnesota!

Please check out the article below for the full story and see our toolkit page to find out how you can start a local movement in your town!

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9 hours ago

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The Board of Health in Winthrop, Massachusetts is considering raising the age to 21.

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The Board of Health in Winthrop, Massachusetts is considering raising the age to 21. 

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1 day ago

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#T21 support is growing throughout Saratoga County, New York. Read an editorial piece why the county should #raisetheage by clicking the link below!

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#T21 support is growing throughout Saratoga County, New York. Read an editorial piece why the county should #raisetheage by clicking the link below!

Read more --> http://bit.ly/SaratogaCountyT21

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ALRIGHT I GOT THE FLOOR!!! I honestly HATE the idea that adults over the age of say 25 have to have their teenage bosses ok an alcohol or tobacco purchase for someone who is clearly older and in some cases MUCH OLDER THAN the individual buying it!! AND, our 18 year old sons and daughters can voluntarily go to war and DIE FOR EVERYONE'S SAFETY, BUT CAN'T BUY ALCOHOL OR TOBACCO??!! How extremely messed up THAT is!! Oh, WAIT, there's this... WE ARE GIVING 16 YEAR OLDS A LICENCE TO DRIVE A MOTORIZED VEHICLE THAT WEIGHS IN AT LEAST TWO TONS AND SETS THEM LOOSE ON SOCIETY???!!!! If anyone doesn't find ANY fault in ANY of this, then the USA is far more doomed than I thought, SMFH!!