Objective 4: Establish consistent and reliable funding for tobacco control in Minnesota at the level recommended by CDC.


4.1 Educate the public and policymakers regarding the current allocation of tobacco settlement dollars in Minnesota and about tobacco still serving as a leading cause of preventable death and disease in the state.

4.2 Dedicate funding to tobacco control.


Spending on tobacco preventioni


in millions

i. Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, American Heart Association, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, American Lung Association and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. A Broken Promise to our Children: The 1998 State Tobacco Settlement 12 Years Later, 2010.