Seventeen-year-old Jordan Elder, a senior at Park Hill High School, spoke Thursday at a news conference at Union Station about her support for raising the legal age to buy cigarettes in the Kansas City area. Jim Heeter, president of the Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, announced the campaign, called Tobacco 21|KC.
Seventeen-year-old Jordan Elder, a senior at Park Hill High School, spoke Thursday at a news conference at Union Station about her support for raising the legal age to buy cigarettes in the Kansas City area. Jim Heeter, president of the Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, announced the campaign, called Tobacco 21|KC. Joe Ledford jledford@kcstar.com
Seventeen-year-old Jordan Elder, a senior at Park Hill High School, spoke Thursday at a news conference at Union Station about her support for raising the legal age to buy cigarettes in the Kansas City area. Jim Heeter, president of the Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, announced the campaign, called Tobacco 21|KC. Joe Ledford jledford@kcstar.com

KC civic leaders call on area cities to raise the legal age for buying cigarettes to 21

October 22, 2015 05:30 AM

UPDATED October 22, 2015 08:04 PM

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