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“This is a public health crisis," a lead researcher behind the Mayo Clinic study said.
This is the first death identified by the state since Gov. Phil Murphy launched a task force to investigate vaping in response to the national outbreak.
The vaping company had donated nearly $19 million to the Proposition C campaign.
“We aren’t waiting for Big Tobacco to tell us what is in their products,” the Democrat said.
The CDC's latest figures show a 52% rise in cases since last week. The latest deaths were in Mississippi, Georgia and Florida.
During a hearing Wednesday, Ned Sharpless responded to congressional calls for an outright ban by saying his agency will "enforce existing law."
K.C. Crosthwaite, who previously served as chief growth officer for tobacco company Altria, will replace Kevin Burns.
Gov. Charlie Baker ordered the ban as hundreds of cases of vaping-related lung illness and nine deaths have been reported nationwide.
The company's decision follows a wave of vaping-linked illnesses — and several deaths — throughout the nation.
There have been seven deaths and 530 confirmed and probable cases of lung injury linked to vaping, the CDC said Thursday.
Several of the recent vaping-related illnesses and deaths appear to involve people who bought illicit vapes, which are not subject to regulations or testing.
People found vaping will face up to a year in prison and, or a fine up to $1,390.
The CDC has activated its Emergency Operations Center in response to the mounting illnesses and deaths related to vaping across the country.
The move comes amid a national investigation into hundreds of cases of lung illness and six deaths associated with vaping.
"Do you have a problem representing an industry that's addicting kids to nicotine?" Smith asked during the testy exchange.