First Lady Melania Trump Joins The Truth Initiative to Voice Anti-Vaping Message

TO TELL THE TRUTH: Truth-telling is a constant matter of debate in Washingtonian political circles, but The Truth Initiative was the focus on Wednesday afternoon at the White House.
First Lady Melania Trump spoke with teenagers supportive of the Truth Initiative, the public health organization that aims to end tobacco smoking. She spoke with the adolescents about the hazards of vaping and praised one young man who said he started vaping at the age of 12 and eventually quit after getting caught in school, according to a White House press pool report.
U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar and Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway attended the event in the Blue Room. Conway said, “Our first lady is really adding visibility to what is a growing crisis in our nation with e-cigarettes. I knew it was bad on a personal level as mom of four — two ninth-graders, a fifth grader and a fourth-grader right now. A friend of a friend’s child said, ‘In my school, the high schoolers say: ‘Who thought to put toilets and sinks in the vaping room?’” according to the pool report.
At the end of the discussion with nine students in the White House, FLOTUS,

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