Headlines Tagged with Campaign Finance — 1,045 headlines found
Price (R-Ga.), who was confirmed as health and human services secretary by a 52-47 vote in the Senate early Friday morning, has repeatedly voted against bills that could harm big tobacco. At the same time, he's received thousands of dollars in political c
Feb 9, 2017 Mother Jones Magazine
added Feb 10, 2017 15:17
Contributions to federal candidates and political committees from the tobacco industry, which includes makers of cigarettes, cigars and smokeless tobacco, as well as their trade groups, have dropped precipitously since 2002.
Feb 8, 2017 Opensecrets.org (Center for Responsive Politics)
added Feb 11, 2017 16:58
In its reply on January 23... ‘The Commission is not aware of aid granted to British American Tobacco (BAT) in Poland, Hungary, Romania or Croatia. It has, however, requested the authorities of those member states whether aid was granted to BAT after 1 Ju
Jan 27, 2017 Tobacco Reporter
added Jan 27, 2017 16:59
Franklin County Court of Appeals Judge Timothy Horton soon will appear in a courtroom other than his own to plead guilty to criminal charges. The Ohio Elections Commission this morning unanimously referred Horton for prosecution on three counts of fili
Jan 26, 2017 Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Jan 28, 2017 21:26
Billionaire Israeli film producer Arnon Milchan reportedly told Israeli police that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife demanded the champagne and cigars that he has allegedly been supplying them, and that these were not merely gifts he gave o
Jan 20, 2017 Times of Israel (is)
added Jan 31, 2017 19:52
[UK] ARCHIVE: Tory MP heaps praise on e-cigarettes after vaping firm treats him to £1,600 trip to Rugby World Cup
Pawsey enjoyed more than £1,600 worth of hospitality at a Rugby World Cup match in September, with Japan Tobacco International (JTI) picking up the tab. JTI is the sole owner of E-Lites, one of the leading brands of e-cigarette in the UK.
Dec 16, 2016 The Mirror (uk)
added Jun 22, 2017 21:42
allegedly providing donations to politicians "in return for favors." This article tries to shed light on JT's behind-the-scenes maneuvering in a society where antismoking is the mainstream stance.
Dec 7, 2016 Sentaku Magazine (jp)
added Apr 23, 2017 13:31
[Eastern Europe, Europe, Germany] Parliamentary questions: Subject: Closure of the British American Tobacco (BAT) plant in Bayreuth
decision was made to move the production of tobacco products from Bayreuth to Poland, Hungary, Romania and Croatia...1. Has the Polish, Hungarian, Romanian or Croatian State granted or promised regional aid or direct or indirect aid (for example, by crea
Nov 21, 2016 Europarl (European Parliament)
added Jan 27, 2017 16:59
several key members of Trump’s transition team have ties to the tobacco industry ...tobacco policy ranks far down the list. But it represents, in microcosm, the overlap between the transition team and the “swamp” of corporate lobbying and influence Trump
Nov 21, 2016 Yahoo!
added Nov 22, 2016 23:43
opened up their wallets again to the tune of $71.3 million to try to fend off a $2 tax hike under Proposition 56. The tobacco industry lost, 64 percent to 36 percent, to a campaign with less than half as much money. Outside factors, such as the Legislat
Nov 18, 2016 Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Nov 18, 2016 15:31