Anderson County teens heading to D.C. to talk vaping

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ANDERSON COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) – East Tennessee students are heading to Washington to advocate for vaping legislation.

Allies for Substance Abuse Prevention of Anderson is an organization working to prevent and reduce substance abuse for teens in Anderson County.

Organizers say the trip is to give students a chance to talk to lawmakers on the issues they face day to day.

ASAP Coordinator Alicia Price says the group of eight has been prepping for a few months now.

The group will travel to the nation’s capital on Sunday.

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