Senate District 10

Full Questionnaire text can be found here.  All answers are verbatim with the exception that explanations that started with a lower case letter were capitalized.

Question 1: Do you support legislation that would create a strong fully funded, comprehensive tobacco retail licensing system in Michigan that includes strong enforcement and penalties on violators? 

Paul M Smith: Yes. 


Paul Wojno: Did Not Respond

Question 2- Do you support simplifying the taxation rate to a uniform rate of 32% that covers all tobacco products?

Paul M Smith: Yes. 


Paul Wojno: Did Not Respond

 

Question 3- Do you support legislation that would reduce or eliminate ineffective Purchase, Use and Possession laws?

Paul M Smith: Yes. 


Paul Wojno: Did Not Respond

Question 4- Do you support increasing Michigan's annual expenditures for cessation and prevention services to a minimum of $10 million annually to support the two-thirds (68%) of people who currently smoke and would like to quit?

Paul M Smith I oppose ALL government spending. Anti-smokinmg sermons and lectures are worthless.

Paul Wojno: Did Not Respond

Question 5- Do you support recognizing Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialists as a profession for Medicaid billing?

Paul M Smith: More useless spending. The clowns who take this money along with other sham counselers are laughing at the government.


Paul Wojno: Did Not Response.

Question 6- Do you support giving pharmacists the authority to prescribe all seven tobacco cessation medications?

 

Paul M Smith: Doctors prescribe drugs. Druggists sell prescription drugs.


Paul Wojno: Did Not Respond