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[California] Tom Steyer, starring in TV ads for tobacco tax hike, invested in tobacco companies

Farallon Capital Management, the San Francisco-based hedge fund Steyer ran until late 2012, when he left to focus on boosting alternative energy, counted among its investments shares in UST, Inc, according to records mandated by the Securities and Exchang
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Oct 13, 2016 19:39
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[California] WEINBERG: Business Groups Back Prop 56

Twenty business groups, representing every single major metropolitan area of California, support Prop 56...promoting smoking cessation through a higher cigarette tax will have a positive impact on California’s economy, and Prop 56 will provide an even big
added Oct 13, 2016 19:34

[California] Health Groups and Children’s Advocates Take on Big Tobacco’s Dishonest Campaign Tactics

SACRAMENTO – Health groups and children’s advocates delivered a stark message to Big Tobacco’s front door in Sacramento today, dumping 5,600 toe tags from a body bag, representing the number of children who will start smoking this year and later die from
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added Oct 11, 2016 21:31

[California] Long Beach Leaders and Community Members Stand Up to Big Tobacco’s Outrageous Claims about Prop 56

Councilmember Roberto Uranga, Vice President of LBUSD Board of Education Megan Kerr, Long Beach Community College Trustee Doug Otto and other health and education leaders from Long Beach communities united to denounce a new lie-filled, tobacco industry-fu
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added Oct 11, 2016 21:31

[California] AM Alert: Health groups put heat on tobacco over Prop 56

heart, lung and cancer groups are raising the stakes and conjuring up images of dead children in a new attack on the tobacco industry opposing a $2 cigarette tax increase on the November ballot. The health groups are dropping 5,600 “toe tags,” used to ide
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Oct 11, 2016 18:40

[UK] Tobacco sponsors may support snooker abroad

may be considering sponsoring snooker tournaments abroad to get round the BBC... BBC is tied by the advertising rules of the countries in which events are filmed...Mexican Grand Prix, for example, will be screened complete with advertisements for Marlboro
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 11, 2016 16:58

[New York] Editorial: Tobacco producers pitch by mail

In the past few days, a number of local residents received in the mail a handout from Marlboro menthol cigarettes that includes two $2 coupons redeemable with the purchase of a pack each....cigarettes are such hazardous products that the government has i
Plattsburgh (NY) Press-Republican
added Oct 11, 2016 16:51

SIEGEL: FDA Poised to Issue Rule that Will Be Devastating for Public Health, and Possibly Unconstitutional

unless an electronic cigarette company is making a specific claim that its products will treat nicotine dependence by eliminating the symptoms of nicotine withdrawal - and that is the primary aim or use of the product - then I believe that it is making no
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Oct 11, 2016 15:30

[California] Big Tobacco Forced to Pull Down Campaign Ad After Latest Big Lie is Exposed

Big Tobacco’s ads claimed the California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is opposed to Proposition 56. One small problem: It’s simply not true... The false claims were made in two separate ads for the Tobacco-funded No campaign, which were taken off the air
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added Oct 11, 2016 02:12

[Asia, India] Creative head behind Pierce Brosnan's Pan Bahar ad hits out at Twitter trolls

“We need to educate the masses about the product because non-consumers don’t understand what it is. The selection of Mr Brosnan for our target audience has been criticised, but even if someone doesn’t recognise him, his attitude and style personify succes (in)
added Oct 10, 2016 16:54
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