The Politics of Vaping in San Francisco – November 26, 2019

E-cigarette use has skyrocketed among teens, with one in four high school students nationwide saying they vaped in the last month.  Last spring, San Francisco’s board of supervisors considered a measure to ban the sale of e-cigarettes in the city. KRCB’s Adia White spoke with KQED health reporter Laura Klivans to learn what happened next.

 San Franciscans voted overwhelmingly to defeat the measure that would have rolled back the vaping ban. We take an in-depth look at the underage vaping epidemic and possible solutions in our hour-long program, “Vaping: What you don’t know can kill you.” Listen now at