Bakersfield receives flunking grade on tobacco report card

January 22, 2015 6:31 AM

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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) - On the American Lung Association’s annual state of tobacco control report, Bakersfield received failing grades across the board.

The “State of Tobacco Control 2015” report evaluates tobacco control policies throughout the nation, and assigns grades based on whether laws protect citizens from tobacco-related illnesses and economic adversities.

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