Total city workforce vaccination has increased from 89% to 92% in recent weeks. The Police Department has increased from 82% vaccinated to 86% vaccinated as of Sept. 24 and the Fire Department reported a 92% vaccination rate.
The ban on flavored tobacco aligns with state and federal regulations so retailers that sell hookah or hookah related products would be exempt from the ban. but more than 650 San Jose tobacco retailers will have to make the shift.
The National Association for Gun Rights, which considers itself the “conservative alternative” to the National Rifle Association, says the city would violate the Second Amendment by imposing a tax on citizens exercising their right to keep and bear arms.