CDC predicts smoking bans in every state by 2020


April 25, 2011

USA Today

U.S. health officials predict that by 2020, the entire nation could be covered by smoking bans in workplaces, bars and restaurants.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that's a possibility, if state and local bans continue to be enacted at the rate they have been. A CDC report released Thursday said the number of states with comprehensive indoor smoking bans went from zero in 2000 to 26 in 2010... Read More