| Mar 12, 2014
| 4:13 PM
The efforts of U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal to fight the proliferation and sale of e-cigarettes to minors should be supported vigorously. Once pre-teens and teens become enthralled with the addiction of nicotine, it has a lock on their emotions and psychology for the rest of their lives. The step from use of e-cigarettes to traditional cigarettes will become a virtual certainty. the tobacco industry is without question one of the most nefarious industries ever allowed in our country.
| Mar 5, 2014
| 1:55 PM
The following is an abridged version of a conversation at http://www.facebook.com/edpagecourant.
Mark Pappa: It's more administrative work and money Connecticut doesn't have to enforce this. Why are you always for expanding government? Tax credits for...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 3:26 PM
The movement to prohibit e-cigarette sales to minors is gaining steam, with legislators looking to impose a statewide ban and Davie set to become the sixth city in Broward County to follow the trend.
"They're not as safe as everybody thought they were,"...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 7:00 AM
* New law to take effect from 2016
* Health campaigners say industry lobby weakened the law
* Final endorsement from member states expected in March
By Barbara Lewis
BRUSSELS, Feb 26 (Reuters) - EU politicians voted for a new
anti-tobacco law on...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 6:12 PM
LONDON, Feb 17 (Reuters) - British American Tobacco will
become the biggest tobacco company to show a television advert
for e-cigarettes in Britain on Monday but will leave out any
reference to 'smokers' to comply with laws which ban the