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Obama administration proposes banning smoking in public housing

Health
Housing & Homelessness

USA Today

By Liz Szabo

The Obama administration has proposed banning smoking in public housing, a move that would affect more than 940,000 households.

The change would improve the health of the 760,000 children and 500,000 elderly who live in public housing, according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, which announced the proposed rule Thursday…

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