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[Germany, California] Call for Speakers for the Smartlab Exchange 2017 - Join the Meeting

enabling companies to harmonize their intricate scientific processes and the vast sphere of IT and data to drive laboratory excellence and bring products to market more rapidly....Organizations confirmed to participate in 2017 include Baxter, Sanofi Genzy
PR Newswire
added Sep 14, 2016 01:51
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[California] Proposition on cigarettes sparks debate

health officials say it’s still too early to know how much, if any, of that new revenue would flow into Ventura County, where 12.2 percent of adults and 13.8 percent of middle school and high school students regularly light up, according to 2013- 14 data
Moorpark (CA) Acorn
added Sep 14, 2016 01:50
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[California] KRAMER: Prop 56: Big Tobacco is Blowing Smoke … Smoker Health Issues Cost Non-Smokers Big Bucks!

Big Tobacco (Philip Morris and R.J. Reynolds) have made billions in profits from California and are figuring out ways to attract new smokers, such as e-cigarettes and vaping. They’re trying to protect their turf, which is why they’ve spent millions to def
CityWatch LA
added Sep 13, 2016 11:18
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[California] LETTER: Our troops don’t need free tobacco

How wonderful that Duncan Hunter has the time and energy as a congressman to lobby for the tobacco industry’s desire to provide free cigars for our servicemen, all the while spending supporters’ contributions on his own personal expenses as prohibited by
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Sep 12, 2016 14:43
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[California] HINKLE: Opposing view on Prop. 56: Vote no on $2-a-pack tobacco tax hike ($$)

health insurance companies and other wealthy special interests who are backing the initiative will receive approximately $1 billion each year in new tax money from a provision that provides “improved payments” to health care providers. They say the money
San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Sep 11, 2016 22:02
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[California] Back to smoking! Paris Jackson is spotted with cigarette in hand after trying to quit as she strolls with beau Michael Snoddy at LA Fair

She recently told a fan on Twitter that she had given up smoking. But it seems Michael Jackson's daughter Paris is finding nicotene too hard to quit.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 11, 2016 22:01
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[California] RAFTERY; REP. HUNTER, WHO TOOK $42,000 FROM TOBACCO INDUSTRIES, PUSHES TO ALLOW FREE TOBACCO FOR TROOPS

including over $13,511 for his 2016 campaign... Asked about threats posed by tobacco to soldiers’ lives and health, as well as the high costs of caring for veterans...Hunter stated, “I don’t care."...just whose interest is Rep. Hunter truly representing?
East County (CA) Magazine (Heartland Foundation)
added Sep 11, 2016 21:41
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[California, North Carolina] Tobacco tax proposition draws national spotlight once again

As of Thursday, Reynolds and affiliates have provided $13.2 million to the Stop the Special Interest Tax Grab committee that it helped form, according to the California Fair Political Practices Commission. Another $22.1 million has come from Philip Morris
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 11, 2016 01:20
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[California] OFFICIAL VOTER INFORMATION GUIDE

PROPOSITION 56 CIGARETTE TAX TO FUND HEALTHCARE....PRO Tobacco-related healthcare costs California taxpayers $3.5 billion annually, even if you don’t smoke... CON Follow the 56 money: This $1.6 billion tax increase gives $1 billion to health insura
California Secretary of State
added Sep 10, 2016 20:55
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California Proposition 56, Tobacco Tax Increase (2016)

A "yes" vote favors increasing the cigarette tax to $2.00 per pack, with equivalent increases on other tobacco products and electronic cigarettes. A "no" vote opposes increasing the cigarette tax to $2.00 per pack, with equivalent increases on other to
Ballotpedia
added Sep 10, 2016 16:46
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