POLL: Do you think the age to buy tobacco, e-cigs should be raised to 21?

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The Under-21 Tobacco ban bill introduced in the U.S. Senate includes all products that deliver nicotine, including cigarettes, vaporizers and other e-cigarette products. 

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R- Ky) and Sen.Tim Kaine, (D- Va.), two sponsors of the bill, are both from states where tobacco is grown. They say the U.S. Surgeon General’s determination that teen vaping has become a national health epidemic is what led them to write the proposed legislation. 

News 2 wants to know…Do you agree with raising the age legal age to purchase all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, from 18 to 21 years old? 

Vote in the poll below or click here to vote from the News 2 app. 

Total Votes:   1,704

Yes    69%

No     31%

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