Here’s John Raese, who is running against Manchin:
He’s talking about the newly established smoking ban:
Smokers can no longer light up in bars, restaurants and workplaces in Monongalia County. The countywide smoking ban goes into effect today.
Hookah lounges and cigar bars that meet the county Board of Health’s definition are the only exemptions to the new law.
Monongalia County Health Department staff will start routine inspections next week, said Jon Welch, program manager for public health environmental services.
This small government conservative wants the feds or the state to override the decision of the local community.