Mar 2012

World Vaping Day Summary

Thank you to every vaper in Utah for showing up in force and supporting the World Vaping Day event. Thank you to ALL the vaping vendors especially our supporting vendors for doing what you do to help the world become more smoke free every day. Read More...

HB245s3 has been signed into law

The signature of this bill with the inclusion of electronic cigarettes is both troubling and unfortunate in that our government has gone on record that they do not support harm reduction methods to protect the lives of smokers in Utah. Read More...

CASAA contacts Gov Herbert

On behalf of the Utah members of the Consumer Advocates for Smokefree Alternatives Association (CASAA), we urge you to VETO House Bill 245, which prohibits businesses from permitting the use of electronic cigarettes ("e-cigarettes") indoors. HB 245 erroneously redefines "smoking" to include the use of e-cigarettes, but these devices do not produce any smoke and have never been shown to pose any risk to bystanders. Read More...

Facebook post to Gov Herbert

This is my recent Facebook posting tagging Governor Herbert asking him to veto HB245. I also tagged KCPW-FM, KSL NewsRadio 102.7 FM/1160 AM, CNN, 60 Minutes, Good Morning America, Bob and Tom Show, ABC 4 Salt Lake City, Fox 13 News.
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Inviting all Utah Media

The Utah Vapers would like to cordially invite you to attend our World Vaping Day event between 4:00-10:00 pm on March 22nd at The Barbary Coast Saloon in Salt Lake City.  During this meeting, we will be discussing the legislative session and our push to ask Governor Herbert to veto HB245 on the basis of the bill ignoring the factual evidence prior to passage.  Read More...

Veto HB245 dear Governor

Please do everything you can to contact the Governor and ask him to veto this bill. HELP by contacting the media asking for interviews. If you are not confident in speaking, volunteer myself and/or Jacinda to do it. ANYTHING you can do will help. Read More...

Utah GOP Flip Flop

With just 48 hours left in the 2012 Utah legislative session, it's important that we all learn a little bit about our Utah GOP. I believe it's especially important for the members of our Utah Senate, Governor Gary Herbert, Utah House and even our good Utah media. Read More...

Update to Utah's World Vaping Day

We are a mere 2 weeks away from the Utah World Vaping Day event on March 22nd being held in the heart of Salt Lake City!  This is going to be an exciting time and I am working to turn this into a multi-day event.  Read More...

Broken Promises

Forcing new legislation and laws based on personal opinion and political power with an ignorant eye towards factual information is not a government whose own beliefs state that a government should never become powerful enough to infringe on the rights of individuals.
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Utah's Own Two Face

Let the Utah business owners and public decide for themselves without the intrusion of Big Utah Government.  Preserve Utah Capitalism and individual responsibility.
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