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Legislative Day in Albany

01 | 23 | 2012
The NYC Coalition for a Smoke-Free City is gearing up for Legislative Day 2012 on January 24th in Albany.  We will be joined by community partners from New
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ADDICTION INCORPORATED HITS THEATERS

12 | 12 | 2011
Addiction Incorporated is a compelling documentary about a young drug researcher hired by a tobacco company and unexpectedly discovers the ingredients of
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ROLL-YOUR-OWN SMOKE SHOPS SUED OVER TAXES

11 | 23 | 2011
November 21, 2011 Thanks to a tax loophole in smoking policies, cigarette addicts can roll their own carton worth of cigarettes for under $40 at cigarette
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TAKE A WALK IN OUR SHOES ADVERTISING TOUR A SUCCESS

10 | 21 | 2011
Take a Walk In Our Shoes Tobacco Advertising Tour successfully completed its four-day run through all five boroughs educating New Yorkers about the way the
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KIDS EXPOSED TO SECONDHAND SMOKE MISS MORE SCHOOL

09 | 20 | 2011
Children who live with smokers miss more school due to illness than those who live in households with non-smokers, according to a new study published in the
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NYC SMOKE RATES DROP TO 14 PERCENT

09 | 16 | 2011
The number of New Yorkers who smoke has dropped to 14 percent, down from 22 percent in 2002. There are 450,000 fewer adult smokers in New York City than
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STRONG TOBACCO CONTROL PROGRAMS TRANSLATE TO REDUCED SMOKING RATES

09 | 16 | 2011
According to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), fewer adults in the United States are smoking cigarettes and daily users
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“SECONDHAND SMOKELESS” AT MTA RAILROAD STATIONS

08 | 23 | 2011
Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law that will make all outdoor ticketing, boarding and platform areas of MTA-operated railroad stations smoke-free.
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FDA GETS BOLD WITH SMOKERS

08 | 19 | 2011
Tuesday, July 26, 2011 The United States Food and Drug Administration’s(FDA) new health warnings make a bold statement. Earlier this year, the FDA
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THE NATION SPEAKS! MAJORITY FAVORS SMOKE-FREE PUBLIC SPACES

08 | 19 | 2011
July 15, 2011 Most Americans are speaking up in support of smoke-free public spaces. In a recent national telephone poll survey by Gallup, a New
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