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Dec 14, 2017, 16:19 ET New Survey Shows Youth Cigarette Smoking Continues to Fall, But Raises Fresh Concerns about E-Cigarettes and Cigars $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The following is a statement of Bill Lee, Executive Vice President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: The 2017 Monitoring the Future survey released...


Dec 13, 2017, 16:09 ET New Report: States Shortchange Tobacco Prevention Programs Proven to Save Lives and Health Care Dollars $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

The states this year will collect a record $27.5 billion in revenue from the 1998 tobacco settlement and tobacco taxes, but will spend less than 3...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:48 ET National Report: Hawaii Ranks 5th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Hawaii ranks 5th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:48 ET National Report: Alaska Ranks 2nd in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Alaska again ranks 2nd nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:38 ET National Report: Nevada Ranks 38th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

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


Dec 13, 2017, 10:38 ET National Report: Utah Ranks 12th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Utah ranks 12th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:38 ET National Report: California Ranks First in Protecting Kids from Tobacco, But Tobacco Industry Still Spending Big and Addicting Children $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

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


Dec 13, 2017, 10:38 ET National Report: Arizona Ranks 16th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Arizona ranks 16th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:28 ET National Report: Washington Ranks 42nd in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Washington ranks 42nd nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:28 ET National Report: Montana Ranks 13th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

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


Dec 13, 2017, 10:28 ET National Report: Idaho Ranks 23rd in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Idaho ranks 23rd nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:28 ET National Report: Oregon Ranks 21st in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

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


Dec 13, 2017, 10:28 ET National Report: Wyoming Ranks 8th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Wyoming ranks 8th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:18 ET National Report: New Mexico Ranks 17th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

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


Dec 13, 2017, 10:18 ET National Report: Kansas Ranks 39th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Kansas ranks 39th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:18 ET National Report: Colorado Ranks 6th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Colorado ranks 6th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:18 ET National Report: Texas Ranks 44th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Texas ranks 44th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:18 ET National Report: Oklahoma Ranks 7th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Oklahoma ranks 7th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:08 ET National Report: Wisconsin Ranks 32nd in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Wisconsin ranks 32nd nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:08 ET National Report: North Dakota Ranks 3rd in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

After ranking first for four straight years, North Dakota has fallen to 3rd nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:08 ET National Report: Nebraska Ranks 25th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Nebraska ranks 25th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 10:08 ET National Report: South Dakota Ranks 11th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

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


Dec 13, 2017, 10:08 ET National Report: Minnesota Ranks 10th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Minnesota ranks 10th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 09:58 ET National Report: Missouri Ranks 49th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Missouri ranks 49th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...


Dec 13, 2017, 09:58 ET National Report: Louisiana Ranks 29th in Protecting Kids from Tobacco $countyNameToPathMap.put("sp

Louisiana ranks 29th nationwide in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by...