Tobacco Control Actions

Rhode Island

Join us at the 2018 Day at the State House! Wednesday, May 2,2018 2:30 pm - 4:45 pm Governor's State Room, Rhode Island State House Training dates and times: Wednesday, April 25th, 6-7 pm via phone Thursday, April 26th, 12-1 pm in person Thursday, April 26th, 5-6...

Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Day at the Capitol event brings together volunteers from across the state to speak with their lawmakers about issues important to cancer patients. Our 2018 Day at the Capitol event will focus on asking our legislators to protect all Pennsylvanians from second-hand...

Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Day at the Capitol event brings together volunteers from across the state to speak with their lawmakers about issues important to cancer patients. Our 2018 Day at the Capitol event will focus on asking our legislators to protect all Pennsylvanians from second-hand...

Virginia

It's time to raise Virginia's tobacco tax! Raising the tobacco tax by a significant amount will reduce the number of kids in Virginia who start smoking.

Minnesota

It's time for Minnesota to raise its tobacco sales age to 21. Make sure your lawmakers know you support this policy and they should, too.

Ohio

Join fellow cancer survivors, caregivers, and advocates from around Ohio to tell your lawmakers to make cancer a top priority! The Ohio Day at the Capitol is your opportunity to communicate personally with your State Senator and State Representative. By attending Day at the Capitol on Tuesday, April 17th, 2018...

Maine

Nearly 1 in 4 high school students, including nearly 40% of 18-year-olds, have used some form of tobacco in the past 30 days. 27,000 Maine kids alive today will die prematurely from smoking if we don't act now. Annually, smoking costs Mainers $811 million in direct health care costs, including...

Washington

Washington youth have big dream, but Big Tobacco has other plans. Each year, 17,800 kids will try smoking for the first time. 95% of adult smokers start before the age of 21. Let's protect Washington kids and raise the legal age of sale to 21.

Illinois

95% of adults who smoke started before the age of 21. Please sign our petition asking Illinois lawmakers to support legislation to raise the state sale age of tobacco products to 21.

Tennessee

Cities and counties in Tennessee are restricted from placing regulations on tobacco and smoking that are stronger than state law. This means that even if a county or municipality recognizes the need to protect its citizens from the hazards of secondhand smoke by limiting smoking in public spaces, parks, pools, and playgrounds, it cannot.