Headlines Tagged with Campaign Finance — 709 headlines found
Mr. Williams, she said, told how the product, an anti-inflammatory derived from tobacco, saved his wife from thyroid surgery, and he said that a cream he had made from the active ingredient reduced a swelling on his head in minutes.
Aug 28, 2014 New York Times
added Aug 28, 2014 00:05
McDonnell conceded he did read a June 16, 2011 letter from Star Scientific in which Williams suggests scientific study of Anatabloc at Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Virginia.
Aug 25, 2014 Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Aug 25, 2014 18:46
McDonnell said there was nothing illegal and no favors done in exchange for the loan from the wealthy businessman, Jonnie R. Williams Sr. “My administration hadn’t done anything for him,” Mr. McDonnell testified as his trial’s fourth week concluded. “He’s
Aug 22, 2014 New York Times
added Aug 22, 2014 18:17
Tokyo earned $1 million from an official Olympics-branded cigarette the last time it hosted the competition. Half a century on, Governor Yoichi Masuzoe is looking to restrict smoking before the 2020 Summer Games. “I want to do this,” Masuzoe said on a F
Aug 21, 2014 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Aug 21, 2014 13:30
A tobacco giant has given Tory MPs thousands of pounds worth of freebies as the industry battles plans for plain fag packet laws . Japan Tobacco International treated them to tickets and hospitality at top events like the Wimbledon men’s final, the Chel
Aug 17, 2014 The Mirror (uk)
added Aug 18, 2014 11:05
Prosecutors said they would rest their case on Thursday, believing they have sufficiently shown that the McDonnells took “official action” to benefit the donor and businessman, Jonnie R. Williams Sr., and his dietary supplement, Anatabloc, in return for
Aug 14, 2014 New York Times
added Aug 15, 2014 11:44
chairman of the board of Mr. Williams’s company, Star Scientific, testified that Mr. Williams had displayed “the most egregious errors in judgment.” “How could you possibly do this? How could you leave me out of the loop?” the chairman, Paul Perito, said
Aug 9, 2014 New York Times
added Aug 12, 2014 07:39
that her chief of staff — and not Ms. McDonnell — had inappropriately wooed the support of the donor at the core of the corruption case against Ms. McDonnell and her husband, Bob McDonnell, the former governor of Virginia.
Aug 7, 2014 New York Times
added Aug 9, 2014 11:11
A proposal to ban the sale of electronic cigarettes in California vending machines died in an Assembly committee Wednesday as both sides accused the other of advancing the interests of tobacco companies at the expense of public health.
Aug 7, 2014 Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Aug 7, 2014 11:51
argue that Mr. McDonnell’s actions on behalf of Mr. Williams, who wanted state officials to endorse his product, were in line ... they maintain that whatever assistance the governor provided for Mr. Williams’s company, Star Scientific, produced no tangibl
Aug 6, 2014 New York Times
added Aug 6, 2014 07:20