Broken Promises Report from TFK

December 14, 2018

20 years after the landmark 1998 state tobacco settlement, most states continue to shortchange tobacco prevention and cessation programs.

This year, states will collect $27.3 billion from the tobacco settlement and tobacco taxes, but will spend only 2.4% of it to fight tobacco use.

Check out TFK report to see the District of Columbia's ranking and Maryland's ranking at