Press Release
February 5, 2014

Statement from Mayor Rahm Emanuel on CVS Discontinuing the Sale of Tobacco Products

Mayor's Press Office    312.744.3334

"I applaud CVS for taking an important step today to protect public health. Just a month after Chicago passed legislation to protect kids from flavored cigarettes and tobacco and regulate e-cigarettes; this important step shows that the private sector can play an important role in ensuring a healthier America."

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