Congress Raises National Smoking Age To 21

Published: Friday, December 20, 2019 - 12:22pm
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Congress has approved raising the smoking age to 21. The measure is included in a broader spending package heading to President Donald Trump’s desk.

Trump tweeted that he would sign the bill Friday. It’s being hailed as a significant step as teen vaping rates soar, but is it enough?

Erika Sward, the American Lung Association’s national assistant vice president of advocacy, joined The Show to talk about it.

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