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STEVEN SENNE / AP

 

 

Many of Virginia’s school buildings are tobacco free - but some aren’t. New legislation signed by Governor Ralph Northam Tuesday will change that.

Steven Senne / AP

 

 

A bipartisan push to raise the tobacco purchasing age from 18 to 21 is hurtling through the state capitol in Richmond. Republicans are largely on board, as is the Democratic Governor.

But beyond that, support and opposition for the bill may not fall where you’d expect.