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Federal, state, and local governments around the country continue to target adult tobacco consumers, retailers, and wholesalers with excessive taxes and unfair policies.

Click on the action alerts below to take action on the most current issues that impact you and your business!

Calls to Action

New Jersey Retailers: Stop a Ban on Menthol Cigarettes!

The New Jersey Legislature is considering a ban on all menthol cigarettes.

This proposal could drive adult customers to stores outside of New Jersey to purchase their preferred products—or even to the illegal market. Help us tell New Jersey legislators that this ban is unfair and unacceptable.

Your voice matters. Take action today! With just a few clicks, you can tell New Jersey legislators to OPPOSE this proposal!  

Feel free to edit the letter on the next page and then press “Send” to deliver the message to your legislator today!

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Retailers: Help Stop the Menthol Cigarette Ban!

Congress is currently considering H.R. 2339, a bill that would ban all flavored traditional tobacco products—including menthol cigarettes and flavored dip and cigars. This proposal could drive away some of your most valuable adult customers and hurt your bottom line.

Help us tell politicians in Washington, D.C., that such broad, overreaching legislation is unfair and unnecessary. It takes just 30 seconds today to email your legislator!

Your voice matters. Tell Congress to OPPOSE this ban!


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Illinois Retailers: Help Stop Unfair Tobacco Regulations!

Politicians in Springfield are considering a ban on all flavored tobacco products.

This proposal could hurt your business. Help us tell the Legislature that such a broad, overreaching regulation is unfair and unacceptable. It takes just 30 seconds today to email your legislator!

Your voice matters. Tell the Illinois Legislature to OPPOSE this proposal!

Feel free to edit the letter on the next page and then press “Send” to deliver the message to the legislator today!

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Long Beach Retailers: Stop a Ban on Flavored Traditional Tobacco Products!

The Long Beach City Council is considering a ban on all flavored traditional tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes, flavored cigars, and flavored dip.

This proposal could drive adult customers to stores outside of Long Beach to purchase their preferred products—or it could even drive them to the illegal market. Help us tell the City Council that such a broad ban is unfair and unacceptable.

Your voice matters. Take action today! With just a few clicks, you can tell the Long Beach City Council to OPPOSE this proposal!

Feel free to edit the letter on the next page and then press “Send” to deliver the message to the Long Beach City Council today!

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Retailers: Help Stop the Menthol Cigarette Ban!

Congress is currently considering H.R. 2339, a bill that would ban all flavored traditional tobacco products—including menthol cigarettes and flavored dip and cigars. This proposal could drive away some of your most valuable adult customers and hurt your bottom line.

Help us tell politicians in Washington, D.C., that such broad, overreaching legislation is unfair and unnecessary. It takes just 30 seconds today to email your legislator!

Your voice matters. Tell Congress to OPPOSE this ban!


Feel free to edit the letter on the next page and then press “Send” to deliver your message today!

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Massachusetts Retailers: Help Stop Unfair Tobacco Regulations!

The Massachusetts Legislature is still considering a ban on the sale of all flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes. This proposal could drive away some of your most valuable adult customers and take away your right to sell a legal product!

Help us tell the Legislature that that such broad, overreaching regulations are unfair and unacceptable. It takes just 30 seconds today to email your legislator!

Your voice matters. Tell the Massachusetts Legislature to OPPOSE this proposal!


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BOSTON: Stop a Ban on Mint, Menthol, and Wintergreen in Traditional Tobacco Products!

The Boston Public Health Commission, the Mayor of Boston, and the Boston City Council are considering a total ban on menthol, mint, and wintergreen in traditional tobacco products—this includes menthol cigarettes and flavored dip. This is in addition to the Federal Government’s recently announced plan to remove flavored e-cigarettes from the market.

A ban would threaten local businesses across the county and it could happen very soon.  We need to speak up again and tell the Boston Public Health Commission that such a broad ban is unfair and unacceptable.

Your voice matters. Take action today! With just a few clicks, you can tell them to OPPOSE this proposal!

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AURORA RETAILERS: STOP A NEW SALES TAX ON CIGARETTES: SPEAK OUT TODAY!

The Aurora City Council will introduce an ordinance that will remove the local sales tax exemption on cigarettes—and would apply the 3.75% local sales tax on Cigarettes starting Dec. 1, 2019!  This would hurt your business and your community.

You need to speak up NOW to help stop this new sales tax, before the City Council acts. With just a few clicks, you can tell the Aurora City Council NO to a cigarette sales tax hike!

Feel free to edit the letter below and then press “Send” to deliver the message to the Aurora City Council today!

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Multnomah County: Stop a Ban on Menthol Cigarettes & Flavored Dip!

In an effort to curb youth vaping, Multnomah County Commissioners are still considering banning all flavored TOBACCO products including menthol cigarettes and wintergreen dip. They’re going too far.

This ban would go well beyond the Federal Government’s recently announced plan to remove flavored e-cigarettes from the market!

Your voice matters. Take action today! With just a few clicks, you can tell the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners to focus on the issue and not over-extend a ban to traditional tobacco products!

Feel free to edit the letter on the next page and then press “Send” to deliver the message to the Multnomah County Board of Commissioners today.

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ALBANY COUNTY: STOP A BROAD BAN ON MENTHOL CIGARETTES & FLAVORED TOBACCO PRODUCTS

The vote is Tuesday, November 12th. Take action today!

Even though Governor Cuomo announced a statewide ban on most E-Cigarette flavors, the Albany County Legislature is considering a broad ban on menthol cigarettes and on all traditional tobacco products, like smokeless tobacco. This goes too far!

The amended Local Law No. “E” would threaten local businesses across Albany County.  We need everyone to speak up and tell the County Legislature that these regulations are unfair and too broad.

Take action today! With just a few clicks, you can tell the Albany County Legislature NO to a broad flavor ban!  

Feel free to edit the letter on the next page and then press “Send” to deliver the message to the Albany County Legislature today!

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Retailers: Help Stop the Menthol Cigarette Ban!

Congress is currently considering H.R. 2339, a bill that would ban all flavored traditional tobacco products—including menthol cigarettes and flavored dip and cigars. This proposal could drive away some of your most valuable adult customers and hurt your bottom line.

Help us tell politicians in Washington, D.C., that such broad, overreaching legislation is unfair and unnecessary. It takes just 30 seconds today to email your legislator!

Your voice matters. Tell Congress to OPPOSE this ban!


Feel free to edit the letter on the next page and then press “Send” to deliver your message today!

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CITY OF LA: STOP A BAN ON FLAVORED TRADITIONAL TOBACCO PRODUCTS & MENTHOL CIGARETTES

The Los Angeles City Council is STILL considering a ban on menthol cigarettes and a flavor ban on other products like smokeless tobacco and cigars – despite the Federal Government’s recently announced plan to remove flavored e-cigarettes from the market, and Governor Newsom’s call for the state legislature to pass an e-cigarette flavor ban.

This broad ban would threaten local businesses across the city.  We need to speak up again and tell the City Council to not overextend a flavor ban to traditional tobacco products.

Take action today! With just a few clicks, you can send the City Council a message.

Feel free to edit the letter on the next page and then press “Send” to deliver the message to the Los Angeles City Council.

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New York City Retailers: Stop a Ban on Menthol Cigarettes!

The New York City Council is considering a ban on all menthol cigarettes.

This proposal could drive adult customers to stores outside of New York City to purchase their preferred products—or it could even drive them to the illegal market. Help us tell the City Council that such a broad ban is unfair and unacceptable.

Your voice matters. Take action today! With just a few clicks, you can tell the New York City Council to OPPOSE this proposal!

Feel free to edit the letter on the next page and then press “Submit” to deliver the message to the New York City Council today!

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