Headlines Tagged with California — 13,979 headlines found
The L.A. council vote, in sports vernacular, was a blowout: The motion won 14-0. In a statement, the council said the ordinance was passed “both to set the right example for America’s youth and for the health of the players.” The Dodgers have previously
Jan 26, 2016 Los Angeles Times
added Jan 26, 2016 21:45
California lawmakers failed to act by the end of the regular session Friday on a package of anti-tobacco bills, including measures what would have raised the smoking age to 21, restricted electronic cigarettes, and raised the tobacco tax by $2 per pack.
Sep 12, 2015 Los Angeles Times
added Sep 12, 2015 14:03
The smoking law has sparked coverage in major national publications including ABC News, Fox News, United Press International and Huffington Post, among many others. It’s causing a stir in London, too, with the story featured in the Daily Mail. The law
Nov 25, 2013 Patch.org
added Nov 25, 2013 16:45
GUEST: Dr. Thomas Novotny ... many health advocates are wary of the new devices. They say they are largely untested, and claim they are being marketed to teenagers.
Nov 12, 2013 KPBS TV/FM (San Diego, CA)
added Nov 12, 2013 16:14
S. 772 - "Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2013" Call Your Senator to URGE SUPPORT! Protect the premium cigar retail industry!
Jul 15, 2013 IPCPR: International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association
added Jul 15, 2013 12:01
There are a lot of public health questions surrounding the use of e-cigarettes, but one thing is not in question - they are becoming a popular alternative to tobacco cigarettes. One in 5 smokers in the United States had tried e-cigarettes in 2011 - up fr
May 9, 2013 San Francisco Chronicle
added May 9, 2013 20:46
Sen. Kevin De Leon (D-Los Angeles) proposed the tax, which would move California's tobacco taxes from 33rd-highest in the nation to fourth. The $1.5 billion raised each year would help pay for medical care for tobacco-related diseases, anti-tobacco educa
May 8, 2013 Los Angeles Times
added May 8, 2013 15:30
California officials have tapped reserves for payments on two series of state tobacco bonds due to insufficient tobacco settlement revenue, according to notices filed with Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board on Monday.
Dec 3, 2012 Reuters
added Dec 4, 2012 01:53
May 9, 2012 Modesto (CA) Bee
added May 13, 2012 23:51
Prop. 29 on the June ballot would raise cigarette taxes and generate money for research on cancer and related illnesses.
May 7, 2012 Los Angeles Times
added May 7, 2012 07:10