Editorial: Enact statewide smoking ban
Publication Date: 2005-04-26
- Publication:Milwaukee (WI) Journal-Sentinel
A bill that would achieve this ambitious but worthwhile goal is being circulated in the Wisconsin Legislature by Rep. Mark Gottlieb (R-Port Washington) and Sen. Alberta Darling (R-River Hills). Although current Wisconsin law bans smoking in many public places, it authorizes smoking areas. The measure backed by Gottlieb and Darling would drastically reduce the number of these exempted places...
It is a carefully focused measure that, if enacted and enforced, would help more people in Wisconsin breathe easier.