Federal Economic Stimulus and Tobacco Control

"As everyone now realizes, this is the most troublesome economic era since the Great Depression. Job security, growth in employment opportunities, the mortgage and credit crises, and public budget deficits have become all too familiar in both our daily news and personal lives.

In response, the President and Congress passed the economic stimulus package with the intent of stemming these negative trends and facilitating a measure of economic stability.

What, you ask, does this have to do with enjoying cigars?"

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J. Glynn Loope, Executive Director
Cigar Rights of America

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