Lung Association to Release Annual Tobacco Report Card Thursday 

Maine gets an A when it comes to protecting people from second hand smoke according to the latest report card issued by the American Lung Association.Our state also improved when it comes to helping smokers quit. We went from a C to a B.But the American Lung Association says it is disappointed that Maine doesn’t have a higher cigarette tax. The lung association wants the state’s $2 per pack tax to be increased by $1.50 to $3.50 per pack.