Headlines Tagged with Campaign Finance — 537 headlines found
I have sat on scholarship committees for Carreras, a company manufacturing cigarettes. When bright youngsters seeking scholarships sit at the head of the table and make their pitch, some nervously, I do not suddenly get the impression that they are unawa
Oct 18, 2012 Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Oct 18, 2012 07:48
Top University of Missouri administrators, along with current and former curators, are among those contributing to a campaign supporting the tobacco tax increase headed to voters next month.
Oct 16, 2012 Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Oct 18, 2012 03:36
The Columbia Daily Tribune reported Tuesday that the campaign donors in favor of the Proposition B ballot measure include University of Missouri curator Warren Erdman, who contributed $5,000. His company, Kansas City Southern Railway Co., gave $25,000.
Oct 17, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Oct 18, 2012 03:34
NY Sen. Gillibrand, Kirsten (D): 2012: $3,500 Rep. Towns, Edolphus(D): 2012: $3,500
Oct 16, 2012 ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Oct 16, 2012 22:44
A new interactive map from the non-profit Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) breaks down campaign donations from the tobacco industry to Congressional races by state and district. The goal of the map, according to a press release issued by ASH, is to edu
Oct 16, 2012 Think Progress (blog)
added Oct 16, 2012 22:38
Team Romney has raised nearly $11 million from gambling, liquor and tobacco businesses. That dwarfs the $531,426 President Obama has collected from the same interests, according to an analysis conducted by the Center for Responsive Politics for The Post
Oct 15, 2012 New York Post
added Oct 16, 2012 22:34
Antismoking groups on Saturday warned that if Sen. Ralph Recto failed to explain how his “watered down” sin tax bill would help curb rising cancer rates in the country, this could fuel suspicions that the presence of a $300-million Philip Morris plant i
Oct 14, 2012 Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Oct 14, 2012 17:00
"These anti-tobacco extremists want nothing short of seeing all the tobacco companies go out of business," says the director of Smokefree Pennsylvania.
Oct 10, 2012 Minyanville Media, Inc. (MMI)
added Oct 10, 2012 17:11
A retired state health department worker has come up with an aggressive tool aimed at the lobbying muscle of the tobacco industry. Tobaccomoney.com is the creation of Doug Matheny. He told me that he had seen tobacco money skew the results of public po
Oct 7, 2012 Tulsa (OK) World
added Oct 7, 2012 17:22
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