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Snyder to Veto E-Cig Legislation

Governor Rick Snyder is strongly hinting that he may veto legislation to prevent
minors from buying electronic cigarettes because he does not think it would go
far enough and regulate the vaporizers like traditional tobacco products. He
says (quote) "I've had issues with that bill...so that's one of those bills
that's going to get special attention." The governor and others have said the
legislature should instead have approved a bill that simply treated E-cigarettes
the same as tobacco.  Critics of that idea say it's a move to also tax
E-cigarettes the same way as cigarettes, which they believe would be wrong for

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Locations : Michigan
People : Rick Snyder
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