Even Smokers Support FDA Tobacco Regulation, Poll Shows

Even Americans who smoke overwhelmingly support the FDA’s authority to regulate tobacco, according to a new poll conducted by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. Eighty-one percent favor the authority – including 76 percent of smokers – while 72 percent said they favor FDA regulation of e-cigarettes. The results come via a telephone poll of 1,000 registered voters, conducted jointly by Public Opinion Strategies and The Mellman Group. For more, go online to Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids.