Biden administration expected to ban menthol cigarettes

Posted on AllSides April 28th, 2021
From The Right

President Biden’s administration is expected to announce this week a ban on the sale of menthol cigarettes in a move that will leave many Americans without their preferred flavor.

The new policy would disproportionately impact black smokers. Menthol cigarettes are used by more than three-fourths of African-Americans who smoke. About a quarter of white smokers prefer menthol rather than unflavored cigarettes.

Anonymous Biden administration officials confirmed the timing of the announcement to the Washington Post.

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https://nypost.com/2021/04/28/biden-administration-expected-to-ban-menthol-cigarettes/

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