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New York Raises Age for Tobacco Purchases to 21

The City Council has adopted a proposal that would raise the legal age for purchase of all tobacco products–including cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, and cigarillos–to 21 in New York City, the New York Times reports. Mayor Bloomberg has said that he would sign … Continue reading

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Adding Pre-K to the Ever-Expanding List of Universal Rights

In President Obama’s recent State of the Union address, a charge was made for universal pre-kindergarten education. The President supported this platform with one statistic in particular: every dollar we invest in high-quality early childhood education can save more than … Continue reading

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