The claim goes up in smoke when you look at the actual numbers
"An amazing 5,400 jobs were lost in the first 12 months of the (smoking) ban’s implementation in Ohio’s hospitality industry alone."
Waist line for Georgia's kids growing. Costs, though, not as bad as Deal says.
"The health care price tag for childhood obesity in Georgia is $2.4 billion annually and rising."
Yes and no
"Over the last 10 years, Georgia's public health has declined."
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