Headlines Tagged with Campaign Finance — 1,035 headlines found
The American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network is disappointed, but not surprised, to learn money is pouring in from the tobacco industry to influence California politicians and fund political action committees.
May 18, 2015 Sacramento (CA) Bee
added May 19, 2015 08:48
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
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
John Paul Stevens, retired Supreme Court Justice and author of Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitution (Little, Brown and Company, 2014), offers six specific amendments to be made to the US Constitution
May 2, 2014 WNYC Radio
added May 2, 2014 11:21
Last month, members of the state Board of Health vowed to once again make local-control legislation their top priority. Also last month, a new website was launched detailing the tobacco industry's lobbying efforts in Oklahoma. It already is receiving na
Nov 25, 2012 Tulsa (OK) World
added Nov 25, 2012 13:00
Steve Buyer, a former Indiana congressman who tirelessly advocated for the tobacco industry while in office, is now…working for the tobacco industry.
Oct 3, 2012 Minyanville Media, Inc. (MMI)
added Oct 4, 2012 15:11
Philip Morris, Altria, R.J. Reynolds, Brown and Williamson, Lorillard, American Tobacco, and British American Tobacco Company have now been convicted in U.S. District Court of racketeering and conducting a decades-long conspiracy to deceive the American p
Oct 2, 2012 tobaccomoney.com (OK)
added Oct 2, 2012 17:54
A cigar tent courtesy of the American Action Network, which will spend millions defending the House Republican majority this year, will shelter smokers at a "Liberty Pavilion."
Aug 26, 2012 New York Times
added Aug 27, 2012 23:10
A federal grand jury has charged seven people, and an eighth person has pleaded guilty, in an alleged scheme to funnel tens of thousands of dollars to the congressional campaign of Connecticut House Speaker Chris Donovan (D). Among those charged are Robe
Jul 27, 2012 TalkingPointsMemo (TPM) blog
added Jul 27, 2012 14:14
A ubiquitous TV ad campaign by tobacco companies has cut significantly into the support for a tobacco-tax initiative with less than two weeks to go before the election.
May 24, 2012 Contra Costa (CA) Times
added May 24, 2012 09:28