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Jan 26, 2017, 16:27 ET If Philip Morris Is Serious About a "Smoke-Free Future," It Should Stop Marketing Cigarettes, Fighting Efforts to Reduce Smoking

Statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and Robin Koval, CEO & President, Truth Initiative: Philip Morris...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:52 ET New Report: States Can Help Finish the Fight Against Tobacco by Boosting Funding for Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Efforts

The states are missing a golden opportunity to save millions of lives and billions of dollars in health care costs because they continue to...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: California Ranks 21st in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

California ranks 21st nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Kansas Ranks 41st in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Kansas ranks 41st nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Maryland Ranks 20th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Maryland ranks 20th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Alabama Ranks 43rd in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Alabama ranks 43rd nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Texas Ranks 38th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Texas ranks 38th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Virginia Ranks 33rd in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Virginia ranks 33rd nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Oklahoma Ranks 3rd in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Oklahoma ranks 3rd nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Indiana Ranks 34th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Indiana ranks 34th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Mississippi Ranks 15th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Mississippi ranks 15th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Florida Ranks 14th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Florida ranks 14th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Iowa Ranks 24th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Iowa ranks 24th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: District of Columbia Ranks 31st in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

The District of Columbia ranks 31st nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Oregon Ranks 17th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Oregon ranks 17th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Tennessee Ranks 45th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Tennessee ranks 45th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Michigan Ranks 46th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Michigan ranks 46th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: North Carolina Ranks 47th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

North Carolina ranks 47th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: New York Ranks 22nd in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

New York ranks 22nd nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: South Dakota Ranks 13th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

South Dakota ranks 13th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Ohio Ranks 28th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Ohio ranks 28th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Connecticut Tied for Last in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Connecticut is tied for last nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Louisiana Ranks 26th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Louisiana ranks 26th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: Utah Ranks 11th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Utah ranks 11th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...


Dec 14, 2016, 09:00 ET National Report: New Mexico Ranks 18th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

New Mexico ranks 18th nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a...