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NEW! SWAT Summit 2004 Video
(3.6 MB Quicktime Movie)

Project Phoenix Tour blazes through Florida ,
This summer a group of youth from Region 2 set a fire burning across the state with the Phoenix tour.  They took the SWAT message to the streets in an 8 day, 17 county Odyssey that began in Panama City and ended in Dayton Beach.  See the articles, photos and film clips of this event.

Teens Chase Funds, Law to Fight Smoking,
Orlando Sentinel, July 4, 2004


Students' Anti-Tobacco Group Starts Campaign Against Industry,
Orlando Sentinel, May 26, 2004

Students Shining Light on Tobacco Greed
Bradford County Telegraph, May 20, 2004

Legislature's Tobacco Habit
Sarasota Herald Tribune, May 6, 2004


Kick Butts Day- March 31, 2004


Tax on Off-Brand Cigarettes Advances, St. Petersburg Times, March 12, 2004


Tax Would Target "Small Tobacco",
St. Petersburg Times, March 10, 2004


SWAT UPRISING, Winter 2004-
Check out the first-ever edition of the SWAT statewide newsletter. This is a 692 KB pdf file, so it may take a few minutes to load. Be patient, it's worth it!

SWAT Summit- February 27-29, 2004, Orlando, FL

Two Programs Equal $46 Million of Plan, Tallahassee Democrat, January 21, 2004


Bush Pressured to Boost Fight Against Tobacco, Tallahassee Democrat,
January 7, 2004Picture of SWAT Youth


State Fails For Tobacco Program Cuts, Lakeland Ledger, January 7, 2004


Anti-Tobacco Group Presses Governor To Restore Funding, Tampa Tribune, January 7, 2004


Orange County Tobacco Free Partnership Meetings- www.ocswat.org

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