Trump retreats from flavor ban for e-Cigarettes

Trump retreats from flavor ban for e-Cigarettes

According to reports, President Trump has backed away from a proposal to ban flavored e-cigarettes. Advisers say that Trump decided to retreat from the plan after being warned that there could be backlash from voters, the NYT reported. The development comes as figures from the CDC last week showed that the death toll has risen to 42 people across the US.

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Robert
Robert 5 months

Good, banning ecigs isn't the answer to idiots loading their Vapes up with rat poison. Vaping is still the big gay tho.

Morbo
Morbo 5 months

Why ban it in the first place? It's the vitamin supliments idiots were adding themselves that was leading to deaths.

Sir_Kutz
Sir_Kutz 5 months

Still a bunch of shit from MSM. No ABC the flavors are popular among adults. Quit playing the kid angle.

David O'Doherty
David O'Doherty 5 months

That was so much weaksauce. Trump needs to knuckle down and handle immigration and China, not be messing around with E cig shit.

Herbie Goes Bananas
Herbie Goes Bananas 5 months

Slate.... wtf!

I have no idea
I have no idea 5 months

Just put a yesting approval in place to make sure there is no toxic oil in the mixture.

Herbie Goes Bananas
Herbie Goes Bananas 5 months

Gotta stop adults from doing stuff that teens might like. Sounds like leftist philosophy to me.

Stephen
Stephen 5 months

Ban actual cigarettes before these. After all they kill more people in 10 minutes than vaping has ever even hurt.

Pedro Rodriguez
Pedro Rodriguez 5 months

But who's going to protect us from black market products?

Sirax
Sirax 5 months

Alternate Title: vaping lung deaths linked to specific thing (vitamin E in MJ vapes) Trump responds in kind.

Janitor Jez
Janitor Jez 5 months

It is a $19bn industry.

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