Headlines Tagged with Campaign Finance — 1,056 headlines found
Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA)...for many years, it has been funded by British American Tobacco (BAT), Japan Tobacco International, Imperial Tobacco and Philip Morris International. When this funding was exposed, the IEA claimed that its campaigns ag
Jul 18, 2018 The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 18, 2018 14:55
Lewis Powell’s appointment in 1971 marked a sea change for corporate America. It’s his seat that Brett Kavanaugh now hopes to fill...Powell —...a member of multiple corporate boards of directors, including that of tobacco giant Philip Morris (now Altria
Jul 15, 2018 Bloomberg News
added Jul 16, 2018 15:24
has been a top funder of the controversial “dark money” organization created to promote President Donald Trump’s legislative agenda... Reynolds American...donated $1.5 million to America First Policies...racist, anti-Muslim and anti-Semitic views express
Jun 26, 2018 Maplight.org [Money and Politics: Illuminating the Connection] (Sunlight Foundation)
added Jul 12, 2018 16:36
Recently, City Council introduced legislation to ban fruit- and candy-flavored cigars and cigarillos – products that appeal to children.... Harrisburg shot them down...Altria – the parent company of Phillip Morris, and the maker of Black & Mild, the popu
Jul 11, 2018 Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Jul 11, 2018 21:31
I can think of much better ways to spend $13.6 million in San Francisco. And I can think of dozens of issues I care more about. But I’ll vote for Prop. E because there’s something gratifying about R.J. Reynolds Tobacco seeing more than $10 million go up
May 31, 2018 San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Jun 2, 2018 10:20
Though anti-tobacco groups insist the media frenzy over the Juul is an organic response to rising Juul use in high schools and middle schools, there is compounding evidence that it was part of a calculated and concerted effort by anti-tobacco activists.
Jun 1, 2018 Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI)
added Jun 2, 2018 10:17
GLANTZ: California cancer advocates call out Assemblymember Jim Cooper for breaking promise not to take tobacco money
on March 14, 2018, he accepted a $4,400 contribution from Philip Morris. ACS CAN contacted him and he told ACS CAN that he decided to reverse course and start accepting donations from tobacco companies.
May 10, 2018 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 11, 2018 02:35
Cooper signed the pledge during his first run for the Assembly in 2014. He did not report accepting tobacco money until he took a $4,400 donation from Philip Morris for his re-election campaign in March.
May 7, 2018 Sacramento (CA) Bee
added May 9, 2018 21:22
The top spender during the first quarter of 2018 was Altria, one of the world's largest producers and marketers of tobacco products, which spent heavily on its lobbying effort in opposition to an increased tax on tobacco. The parent company of Philip Mo
Apr 30, 2018 Kentucky Today
added May 1, 2018 19:33
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