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American Lung Association Releases Embargoed Tobacco Control Report Card Results January 18, 2012, at 1 p.m. (ET)

(January 5, 2012) —


The American Lung Association will release the results of its tenth annual State of Tobacco Control report during an embargoed webcast/teleconference scheduled for 1 p.m. (ET), Wednesday, January 18, 2012. During the press conference, the Lung Association will reveal its 2012 report card, which tracks progress on key tobacco control policies at the federal and state level, assigning grades based on whether laws are adequately protecting citizens from tobacco-caused disease.


Charles D. Connor, American Lung Association President and CEO
Erika Sward, American Lung Association Director of National Advocacy
Thomas A. Carr, American Lung Association Director of National Policy


Wednesday, January 18, 2012, at 1 – 2 p.m. (ET)


Thursday, January 19, 2012, at 5 a.m. (ET)—for publication in Thursday publications

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About the American Lung Association Now in its second century, the American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease. With your generous support, the American Lung Association is “Fighting for Air” through research, education and advocacy. For more information about the American Lung Association, a Charity Navigator Four Star Charity and holder of the Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Guide Seal, or to support the work it does, call 1 800 LUNG USA (1 800 586 4872) or visit .