Media

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Recent Coverage

FDA’s New E-Cigarette Policy Isn’t Enough to End Youth Vaping Epidemic (Press Release – January 2, 2020)

Illinois patient dies of respiratory illness after vaping; may be first in US (Fox 32 Chicago – August 26, 2019)

How Illinois is Spending its VW Settlement Windfall (Chicago Tonight – August 29, 2018)

Illinois Lawmakers, Public Health Officials, Denounce Tobacco 21 Veto (NPR Illinois – August 28, 2018)

Rauner Vetoes Tobacco 21 Bill (Chicago Tonight – August 27, 2018)

TRUMP Jr. shows up at CITY HALL — Remembering Capital Gazette victims — Tobacco 21 bill goes to RAUNER — Bidding adieu (POLITICO IL – June 29, 2018)

Point/Counterpoint: Age to buy tobacco products (Northern Star – June 25, 2018)

How school buses could help run your air conditioning on hot summer days (Energy News Network – June 12, 2018)

Local health events: May 22 through May 29 (The Herald-News – May 23, 2018)

Study Shows African-American Children At Higher Risk for Asthma (WBBM News Radio – May 1, 2018)

Illinois environmental agency suffers deep staff cuts (CU-CitizenAccess – April 12, 2018)

Illinois EPA plan for $109M haul from Volkswagen emissions scandal draws fire (Chicago Sun Times – March 30, 2018)

10th anniversary of Illinois smoking ban (ABC 3 WSIL – March 26, 2018)

Editorial: Time for more towns to join Tobacco 21 movement (The Daily Herald – March 26, 2018)

Aurora, Peoria To Vote On Raising The Age To Buy Tobacco To 21 (WBBM News Radio – March 23, 2018)

Aurora to vote on raising tobacco age to 21 (Aurora Beacon-News – March 22, 2018)