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Burlington Voters Tell Lawmakers to Act Now on Tobacco 21

In an overwhelming vote of support Tuesday, Burlington voters passed ballot item 7 urging the Governor and state lawmakers to pass legislation increasing the sale age of tobacco to 21.ย  The ballot item passed 8,152 to 3,554. The vote follows a resolution passed previously by the city council calling tobacco use a โ€˜pediatric epidemicโ€™. The