Why are the Nationals leading the charge on protecting the interests of the vaping industry?

Health Minister Greg Hunt (Image: AAP/James Ross)

It’s been a while since Australia saw overt political lobbying from the tobacco industry. But there are signs that things may be ramping up. 

On Friday Health Minister Greg Hunt caved to pressure from within his own party to delay new restrictions on importing liquid nicotine, used for vaping. 

It followed a letter from 28 Liberal and National MPs condemning the restrictions, arguing vaping was a healthier alternative to smoking. 




This is only a snippet of a Politics Article written by Georgia Wilkins

Read Full Political Article

Content Disclaimer 

This Content is Generated from RSS Feeds, if your content is featured and you would like to be removed, please Contact Us With your website address and name of site you wish to be removed from.

Note:

You can control what content is distributed in your RSS Feed by using your Website Editor.

Tech Shop Offers