Veteran Is The New Face Of Vaping Campaign
Grandfather and decorated Army veteran Sgt. Brian Keith Roberts has become an unlikely symbol of vapers desperate struggle to prevent government agencies from imposing crippling regulations on the vaping industry. Roberts, a veteran of both the Afghanistan and Iraq wars was severely injured by ...Continue Reading...
France Advised To Ban Vaping In Public
As it stands, those in France aren’t allowed to vape on public transport, enclosed workplaces, and areas with children. In other words, it’s totally acceptable to vape in a pub, club, café, or restaurant, as many people in France do. However, France’s Health Authority said on ...Continue Reading...
Map Of Pending Tax Threats To Vapor Products
15 states are still considering imposing excise or “sin” taxes on vaping products, a policy prescription that Americans for Tax Reform fundamentally opposes in every state with ongoing threats. Vaping is not only tobacco-free technology products; they are actually effective smoking ...Continue Reading...
Petition Demanding Facebook Remove Vaping From Tobacco Category Breaches 10,000
More than 10,000 people have signed a Change.org petition urging Facebook to change its definition of a tobacco product to exclude vaping products. Started by Kevin Price, the petition gathered 10,072 signatures at the time of this report’s publishing. The petition is addressed to Facebook ...Continue Reading...
Olympia, Washington House Passes Vaping Regulations
The full House has approved legislation that would regulate vapor products in Washington, including banning people under age 18 from using them. House Bill 1645 passed the House on a 59-36 vote Friday and now heads to the Senate for consideration. The state’s Liquor Control Board would license ...Continue Reading...
Salt Lake City, Utah Inputs Tax On Vaping Products To Pay For Health Care
A bill adding a tax to vaping products that would be used to pay for rural health care needs was introduced Friday, but the sponsor acknowledges it will be a hard sell to the Legislature. “It’s an election year. It’s going to be tough,” the sponsor of HB333, Rep. Paul ...Continue Reading...
A Congressman Just Vaped To Protest Anti-Vaping Legislation
Legislators are not always above using the occasional prop to make a point, but in what’s perhaps a new high for lawmakers, a Congressman today started vaping in the middle of a discussion about anti-vaping legislation. California Rep. Duncan Hunter took a drag during a debate over a ...Continue Reading...
Olathe, Kansas Raises Minimum Tobacco Age
Olathe city leaders have voted to raise the age for purchasing tobacco products from 18 to 21. The vote Tuesday evening was 6-1 to John Bacon casting the lone dissenting vote. Thirteen people spoke out in favor of raising the age limit, citing health, economic and lifestyle reasons. When the ...Continue Reading...
Leonardo Discriminated For Vaping
The American Lung Association which witnessed Leonardo DiCaprio vaping at the SAG awards, considers his habit to be ‘Deeply Troubling’! Leonardo DiCaprio has been vaping since 2013. Though many restaurants and other places in Los Angeles ban vaping, too, it wasn’t prohibited ...Continue Reading...
White House Finalizing Vaping Rules
The White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is currently reviewing new federal regulations requiring all e-cigarette products sold after February 15, 2007, to apply for federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval, regardless of whether they are new products or previously ...Continue Reading...
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