Anti-Tobacco Initiatives

Expect more lobbying for higher tobacco taxes, more state anti-smoking initiatives, a ban on nicotine products that resemble candy and mints, and a push to expand restrictions on smoking indoors … IF a new statewide anti-tobacco alliance gets its way.  Although the coalition has no official name or agenda, its members say they will continue the work of the now defunct “Virginians for a Healthy Future”… and aim to also expand on its successes.  Virginia Public Radio’s Tommie McNeil reports.