Category: Tobacco


NACCHO Strategies for Promoting Tobacco Cessation Webinar

On Wednesday, June 21, the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) will host a webinar on low-cost strategies for tobacco prevention. The webinar will take place from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm (PST) and will explore ways local health departments can integrate the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Tips from…

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LAO Report on Prop 56 (Tobacco Tax)

The Legislative Analyst recently released a report providing an overview of the Governor’s proposals on implementing Proposition 56, the tobacco tax voters passed last year.  They note that the Governor’s budget and allocation of increased tobacco revenues is reasonable and generally consistent with the requirements laid out in the initiative.  Furthermore, they also weigh in…

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