Thank you for your recent coverage and opinions about the burgeoning efforts by nicotine merchants to get another generation hooked on their various lucrative and dangerous products.
Happily, San Luis Obispo’s City Council agreed years ago to the happy principle of helping to protect the health and safety of our happy populace — as is their sworn duty. A few updates are due to our local statutes, and all the council members voted to add these to the agenda soon. Hopefully other towns will act on tobacco protections, too. The FDA is feckless on this issue.