Call to Action for NY State. Heads up for Shasta County, CA. OR gets a break from the flavor ban. Answer our survey about the DC rally Nov. 9th. Leafly commentary. Vapers rally in Dallas! Did you submit your testimonial to CASAA??
TAKING ACTION: Awesome job by local advocates, who organized vapers (including providing signs & t-shirts!) to make their voices heard at the President's rally in Dallas today, even getting the attention of TV news reporters for AVA's @GregTHR!
Photos: Dennisa Moore @nessie_1020
SHASTA COUNTY, CA: (HEADS UP!) At a recent meeting, county health officials presented their proposition to the Board of Supervisors to ban sales of all flavored vapor and tobacco products in the county, while leaving "unflavored" cigarettes available.
COMMENTARY: (David Bienenstock, Leafly) How mainstream media botched the vape lung story -
“ - a false narrative Lee attributes to prohibitionists who are working “to spin the vaping tragedy to advance their own agenda.”
BREAKING NEWS: (OREGON) Vape shops won a temporary stay on the gov's flavor ban from a state appeals court, “pending the petitions having the opportunity to reply, and the court considering the parties’ filings and rendering a decision on the motions.”
ADVOCACY: Are you coming to D.C. on November 9th?
On November 9, 2019
12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Vapers from all over the U.S. and the people who support them will gather at
1450 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
NEW YORK STATE: (CALL TO ACTION!) Stand up to the bans! Here are two things New Yorkers can do to stand up to Governor Cuomo and the Legislature’s hostile attitude toward vaping!
ADVOCACY: Over 12,000 people have shared their testimonial to demonstrate our position that the availability of a wide VARIETY of effective and affordable smoke-free alternatives are essential in helping adults stop smoking. Help us make it 12 MILLION!
THE MORE YOU KNOW: @Amelia_RH is a far better investigative journalist than @WSJ. Here she lays out the HUGE LIE behind the "Vaping Advocates on Twitter Are Mostly Bots" ANTZ propaganda...oh, sorry..."study" that has elicited yet another congressional committee investigation.
Over a week ago the Wall Street Journal asked me to comment on the report that occasioned this story. Sadly none of my comments made the cut. But that's ok, I'm happy to repeat what I told WSJ (and more!) on twitter in this thread you're gonna want to read
MI flavor ban on hold! CASAA's @JustJulie_IA gets quoted. MO gov skips ban. CA gov bill veto. Doc wants IN e-cig tax for causing lung illnesses. Nicotine study finds benefits. Awesome San Diego supervisor. 2 D.C. hearings 10/16!