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Governor Napolitano Signs Smoking Cessation Bill
Date:4/30/2008

our state's Medicaid beneficiaries quit smoking," said Colby Bower, director of government relations for the American Cancer Society in Arizona. "We stand strongly in favor of efforts to help reduce the risk of lung cancer, and other types of cancers, among Arizona citizens, particularly when those efforts can come with such strong economic benefits."

"With state Medicaid recipients smoking at a rate significantly higher than the national average, this legislation will provide help to those who need it most," said Arizona Rep. Bob Stump (R-Dist. 9), chairman of the House health committee and supporter of the legislation.

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The American Cancer Society is dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by saving lives, diminishing suffering and preventing cancer through research, education, advocacy and service. Founded in 1913 and with national headquarters in Atlanta, the Society has 13 regional Divisions and local offices in 3,400 communities, involving millions of volunteers across the United States. For more information anytime, call toll free 1-800-ACS-2345 or visit http://www.cancer.org.


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