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The Rights of Smoker’s and Non-Smokers Presented by: Michelle, Tasha, Ross, and Ryan
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Introduction video
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Facts! Smoking costs the United States over $150 billion annually in health care costs. cigarette smoke contains over 4,800 chemicals, 69 of which are known to cause cancer. Each day 3,000 children smoke their first cigarette. 20 percent of American teens smoke.
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Tobacco and the Economy The bulk of jobs generated by the Tobacco Industry in the U.S. are in manufacturing and farming. 48,800 employed at 114 tobacco factories in 21 states for manufacturing. 136,000 employed in 23 states for farming. Philip Morris International
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Each year in Michigan smoking is responsible for $3.4 billion in health care costs. The portion covered by our Medicaid alone is $1.1 billion– a cost taxpayers can expect to rise without passage of smoke-free legislation. Secondhand smoke costs the Costs of Smoking
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Map of Smoking Rights
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Smoker’s Rights in other States Congress has not attempted to enact any nationwide smoking ban 71% of the U.S. population lives under a ban on smoking in "workplaces, and/or restaurants, and/or bars” only 41.2% live under bans in all workplaces and restaurants and bars
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This note was uploaded on 10/17/2011 for the course CEP 261 taught by Professor Smith during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.

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