Delaware Cancer Action Center


Action Center

Don't let Delaware cut Big Tobacco a Break

The economic and health outcomes from tobacco use in Delaware continue to be a major problem. 

Lowering the tax on some cigars from 30% to 15% of wholesale, and therefore the price of tobacco products is one major way for the tobacco industry to:

• protect their bottom line

Latest Updates

September 15, 2020

Cong. Blunt-Rochester has been honored by ACS CAN for her leadership in advocating for cancer related policies.

August 26, 2020

Breast cancer survivor Barbara Burd is honoring those who are or have been on the cancer journey with Lights of Hope.

March 24, 2020

Because of the closing of the State Capitol to visitors, we are encouraging volunteers to advocate virtually.

May 6, 2019

DOVER, DE , April 17, 2019 – Governor Carney today enacted a law that will prohibit the sale of tobacco products to those younger than 21. The bill signing took place during Delaware Day at the Capitol, during which cancer survivors and caregivers met with state lawmakers to tell their

State Contacts

Jocelyn Collins
Government Relations Director
Priyanka Konanur
Grassroots Manager

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