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[Asia, Israel] Netanyahu to Police: Because of Sinus Problems, I Couldn't Have Smoked All Alleged Cigars Gifted by Hollywood Mogul
Under questioning on suspicions of graft, Netanyahu said that due to a medical problem he cannot even put a cigar in his mouth for several months of the year, and therefore their alleged cost has been exaggerated, Channel 10 reports.
Mar 8, 2017 Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Mar 16, 2017 21:15
Dr. Berkowitz told Lelo Hafsaka Radio. "He hasn't smoked cigars for a long time. Even in the past, he didn't smoke a lot, for several reasons. "One of them is the problem in his nose. He has a medical problem in his nose, and it makes it hard to smoke. B
Mar 8, 2017 Jerusalem Post
added Mar 16, 2017 21:13
But Mr. Perdue ended up collecting at least $25,000 worth of benefits or gifts during his years as governor, state records show. The gifts ranged from tickets to a Nascar race and football games to flights paid for by Altria, the tobacco company
Mar 8, 2017 New York Times
added Mar 8, 2017 19:47
Israel television channels announce that Benjamin Netanyahu told investigators that he couldn't possibly have smoked all those cigars that he received from Arnon Milchan 'due to a problem in his nasal cavity.'
Mar 7, 2017 Ynetnews (il)
added Mar 16, 2017 21:45
the tobacco industry helped get Jeff Sessions elected to the Senate in 1996. In fact, Session got a bit too much money from R. J. Reyonlds... “If we let them get by with this extortion of the tobacco industry, then they’ll start shaking down other industr
Mar 1, 2017 Gizmodo
added Mar 2, 2017 05:39
There are reports that more than 100 LDP lawmakers receive political donations from the tobacco industry. It’s not known whether the lawmakers oppose the health ministry’s plans in deference to the interest of the tobacco business or related industries.
Feb 24, 2017 Japan Times (jp)
added Feb 25, 2017 15:43
opponents should realize that passive smoking is a real health hazard — and that Japan’s efforts to address the problem are long overdue...more than 100 LDP lawmakers receive political donations from the tobacco industry. It’s not known whether the lawmak
Feb 24, 2017 Japan Times (jp)
added Feb 24, 2017 14:35
Hired guns for defense contractors, private prisons and Big Tobacco among donors... Bill Paxon of Akin Gump...who now represents clients including ... tobacco company Philip Morris International, contributed $1,000.
Feb 17, 2017 Center for Public Integrity
added Feb 20, 2017 16:03
Total for Tobacco: $19,833,360 Total Number of Clients Reported: 28 Total Number of Lobbyists Reported: 186... Altria Group $10,060,000 Philip Morris International $5,110,000 Reynolds American $1,883,630 Vector Group $320,000
Feb 12, 2017 Opensecrets.org (Center for Responsive Politics)
added Feb 12, 2017 21:16
activity was its steepest in 14 years, as it spent more than $1.1 million to support Grow NC Strong, a group that attacked Deborah Ross, who ran an unsuccessful challenge against Sen. Richard Burr...attack ad against Ross that had nothing to do with tobac
Feb 11, 2017 McClatchy Newspapers
added Feb 11, 2017 17:12