Smoking ban takes effect: What d...

Smoking ban takes effect: What d...

There are 4 comments on the Minot Daily News story from Dec 6, 2012, titled Smoking ban takes effect: What d.... In it, Minot Daily News reports that:

North Dakota voters overwhelmingly passed Measure 4, colloquially known as the smoking ban, during the November general election.

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Since: Nov 11

Salt Lake City, UT

#1 Dec 7, 2012
There is a question I have never seen asked of the antismoking groups that push these bans. If they did one would hear crickets.

"Is your group willing to reimburse businesses that lose money as a result of the ban you are proposing?"

Some businesses do fine and others don't, but it is normally the Ma & Pa establishments that are hit.
SmokersReallyRea llyReek

Winnipeg, Canada

#2 Dec 7, 2012
duzitreallymatter wrote:
There is a question I have never seen asked of the antismoking groups that push these bans. If they did one would hear crickets.
"Is your group willing to reimburse businesses that lose money as a result of the ban you are proposing?"
Some businesses do fine and others don't, but it is normally the Ma & Pa establishments that are hit.
BORING!!

Since: Nov 11

Salt Lake City, UT

#3 Dec 8, 2012
So have you heard that question asked? Has it been asked a bunch of times and the answer wasn't very exciting.
Get real

Minot, ND

#4 Dec 10, 2012
Really? All these stupid commercials saying workers need a safer place to work, okay well first of all no one forces them to work there. If that business allows smoking and u don't like smoke, DON'T WORK THERE!! There are plenty of other places looking for work. Seriously! And if ur in a bar by someone who's smoking, MOVE AWAY FROM THEM!! It's not hat hard. We don't tell u how to dress or where you can eat so why do you get to tell us where to smoke? We r going to allow alcohol to be drank in public but people can't smoke a cig in public? I don't understand this stupid law. Whatever happen to our free country??

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