New York State policy http://wamc.org en Blair Horner : New York Can't Stop Fighting Big Tobacco http://wamc.org/post/blair-horner-new-york-cant-stop-fighting-big-tobacco <p>A new report from the federal government&rsquo;s Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) contains good news and bad news about smoking in America.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; First the good news, according to the CDC, total cigarette consumption continued an 11-year downward trend with a 2.5 percent decline from 2010 to 2011. &nbsp;<br /> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 19:45:00 +0000 44867 at http://wamc.org