TODAY: Governor Gavin Newsom to Announce Executive Action on Youth Vaping

SACRAMENTO — Governor Gavin Newsom will announce executive action today to confront the growing youth health concerns linked to vaping.

Vaping devices are the most commonly used tobacco product in California and more than 80% of high-school teens who consume tobacco use a vaping device. Of the California teens who consume tobacco products, 86.4% report using a flavored tobacco product. There are over 15,500 e-liquid flavors, some of which have proven to cause significant health effects.

When: Monday, September 16, 2019 at 11:30 a.m.
Where: California State Capitol, Governor’s Press Conference Room, Room 1190

**NOTE: This event is open to credentialed media only, reporters interested in attending must RSVP to govpressoffice@gov.ca.gov.