Smokefree DC is a citizen-based group whose goal is to promote smokefree environments in Washington, DC.

News stats bolster need for smokefree laws

Eighty-eight million non-smokers –  including too many children — continue to be exposed to secondhand smoke.

So says the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which has updated its numbers on the number of adults in the U.S. who smoke and the number of people who are exposed to secondhand smoke. Here’s the latest from the agency:

While secondhand [...]