Daily Archives: April 20, 2011

Blumenthal Pushes for Removal of Menthol Tobacco Products

Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) wrote the Food and Drug Administration today expressing support for their continued work to protect public health through the “removal of menthol cigarettes from the marketplace.”

Plain packaging will hit sales hard, and big tobacco is worried

So, the move to cigarette plain packaging will do nothing to reduce the rate of smoking, but it will be a pain in the proverbial for Plainpackshopkeepers. I’m told this at least once an hour on talk radio, so it must be true.