Headlines Tagged with California — 14,133 headlines found
[California] Campaign Finance: PROTECT SMALL BUSINESS AND SMOKE FREE ALTERNATIVES, NO ON 56; SPONSORED BY SMOKE-FREE ALTERNATIVES TRADE ASSOCIATION
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Sep 15, 2016 California Secretary of State
added Sep 15, 2016 16:31
[California] Campaign Finance: NO ON 56 - STOP THE SPECIAL INTEREST TAX GRAB. MAJOR FUNDING BY PHILIP MORRIS USA INC. AND R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, WITH A COALITION OF TAXPAYERS, EDUCATORS, HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS, LAW ...
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Sep 14, 2016 California Secretary of State
added Sep 15, 2016 16:29
[California] Proposition 56 - Cigarette Tax to Fund Healthcare, Tobacco Use Prevention, Research, and Law Enforcement. Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute.
In Support of this measure: Total amount of reported contributions to this measure: $17,638,437* / In Opposition to this measure: Total amount of reported contributions to this measure: $55,935,860*
Sep 13, 2016 California Secretary of State
added Sep 15, 2016 16:27
[California] VIDEO: Tobacco tax supporters release new television ad in one of state's most expensive campaigns
"Big tobacco’s motives are to keep tobacco prices down so that their customers, especially kids, will continue to buy their products," said Yes on 56 campaign spokesman Mike Roth. Roth said the ad will begin airing on statewide television today.
Sep 13, 2016 Los Angeles Times
added Sep 15, 2016 04:02
Tobacco companies have given nearly $56 million since June to fight a proposed cigarette tax in California, according to a MapLight analysis of data from the Secretary of State’s Office. The RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company and Altria, the parent company of P
Sep 14, 2016 Maplight.org [Money and Politics: Illuminating the Connection] (Sunlight Foundation)
added Sep 15, 2016 04:01
Firefighters battled a major fire that engulfed a two story building that houses a wholesale distributor of smoking materials in downtown Los Angeles on Monday ...exploding gas cylinders inside the structure could be heard. The Los Angeles Fire Departme
Sep 13, 2016 Reuters
added Sep 14, 2016 13:31
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
Sep 12, 2016 PR Newswire
added Sep 14, 2016 01:51
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
Sep 9, 2016 Moorpark (CA) Acorn
added Sep 14, 2016 01:50
[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
Sep 12, 2016 CityWatch LA
added Sep 13, 2016 11:18
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
Sep 12, 2016 San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
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