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Health Coalition Urges Lawmakers to Adopt Anti-Tobacco Measures That Support Minnesota Families

Publication Date: 3/1/2005
  • Author:Minnesota Smoke-Free Coalition
  • Publication:PR Newswire
Minnesota is failing families and kids by not adopting the kinds of anti-tobacco measures that protect everyone's right to breathe clean indoor air and prevent kids from smoking, according to the Minnesota Smoke-Free Coalition...

The Coalition urged lawmakers to adopt the Freedom to Breathe Act as a
first step toward renewing Minnesota's commitment to protecting everyone's
right to breathe clean indoor air...

"Despite the doomsday scenarios from the tobacco and hospitality
industries, smoke-free laws are popular, good for business, and good for
public health," Mosow said.