Headlines Tagged with Campaign Finance — 1,047 headlines found
And it gets results. The parent company for Philip Morris tobacco spent $400,000 at the Capitol in 2017 while tobacco distributors spent $211,485 — a total of more than $611,485.
Mar 29, 2018 WCCO-Channel 4000
added Mar 29, 2018 17:08
What a long, long way she’s come from her days as a lawyer for Big Tobacco, among other “corporate interests.” Interests that still send her millions in campaign donations, presumably because they think she remains willing to work with them.
Mar 26, 2018 New York Post
added Mar 26, 2018 14:31
The deputy Nationals leader denies she has a conflict of interest as regional health minister despite her party accepting donations from the tobacco industry. Philip Morris Limited gave more than $15,000 to the National Party in 2016-17, but Bridget McK
Feb 27, 2018 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Feb 28, 2018 13:02
Six years after North Carolina legislators eliminated funding for teen tobacco cessation programs, health officials are noting a sharp uptick in the number of kids using nicotine products....a steady and increasingly steep climb in the number of kids usin
Feb 15, 2018 North Carolina Health News
added Feb 16, 2018 17:25
An international tobacco giant has donated a total of $35,000 to the coffers of two Australian minor parties. Australian Electoral Commission disclosure returns for 2016-17 released on Thursday show Philip Morris donated $20,000 to the Liberal Democrati
Jan 31, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 02:27
Ruiz charged that at a forum with the Chicago Sun-Times this month, Raoul had defended taking the tobacco industry money by saying he’d had the contributions approved by the attorney general’s office. Raoul repeatedly disputed having said that.
Jan 25, 2018 CapitolFax.com (Rich Miller blog)
added Jan 26, 2018 12:29
State Sen. Kwame Raoul is calling a fellow Democratic candidate for attorney general a “serial liar” for contending that Raoul said the attorney general’s office had approved his campaign contributions from Big Tobacco. The testy exchange happened during
Jan 25, 2018 Chicago Sun-Times
added Jan 25, 2018 21:59
State Sen. Kwame Raoul on Wednesday took fire for accepting campaign cash from tobacco companies, as a crowded gathering of Democrats running for attorney general pointed fingers over who was most beholden to campaign contributors and party leaders.
Jan 25, 2018 Chicago Tribune
added Jan 25, 2018 21:13
Liberal Democratic senator gives speech praising smokers but it emerges party accepted tens of thousands of dollars from tobacco giant in 2013 election
Oct 2, 2014 The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 24, 2018 16:26
Parents will rally this morning outside San Francisco City Hall to demand elected officials, candidates and political groups refuse money from any tobacco company seeking to repeal the city's ban on the sale of flavored tobacco, organizers said Sunday.
Jan 15, 2018 San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Jan 15, 2018 23:56