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YELOWITZ: Obamacare’s Not-So-Hidden Tax: Thank You for Smoking

cigarette taxes in Obamacare lack transparency. They are buried in the weeds of Obamacare premiums as hefty smoking taxes, meant to influence or punish the choices of 18 percent of American adults. Perhaps if smoking rates were as high as obesity, they’d
Cato Institute
added Jul 17, 2015 17:29
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How Transparent are Think Tanks about Who Funds Them 2016? A survey of 200 think tanks in 47 countries worldwide

HIGHLY OPAQUE Earth Institute * Hoover Institution * Hudson Institute * Open Society Foundations
Transparify (ge)
added Dec 8, 2016 03:10
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Front Groups Attacking #WebofDenial Senate Action Took Over $92M in Dark, Dirty Money

their insistence on debate. Many of this lot use the “doubt is their product” tobacco playbook – keep the “debate” going so that the public thinks there is a debate over climate science... The letter, hosted on the American Legislative Exchange Council (
DeSmogBlog
added Jul 17, 2016 02:02
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Can Big Oil Be Prosecuted Under the Fraud Laws That Brought Down Big Tobacco?

many of the entities that these critics claim were responsible for the propaganda were the very same ones employed by the tobacco companies. These include the Heartland Institute, Heritage Foundation, Cato Institute, and the George Marshall Institute, to
High Plains Public Radio (HPPR)
added Jul 20, 2016 09:50
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OLSON: Estimate: Massachusetts Diverts 99% of Tobacco Money to Other Causes

we can now see that it was the purest pretense for attorneys general in states like Massachusetts to have portrayed the Great Tobacco Robbery settlement of some years back as motivated by a supposed need for new “public health” outlays, as opposed to shee
Cato Institute
added Jan 29, 2013 13:32
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The Mystery Traveling Companion of Antonin Scalia

visitors to the ranch at the time of Scalia’s death were actually part of a ‘secret hunting society’, The International Order of St. Hubertus...C. Allen Foster...Over the years, his eclectic group of clients has included the...Cato Institute... Coyne Boeh
TRUNEWS
added Feb 27, 2016 15:07
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BRANNON / GOLDMAN: Up in Smoke / How an FDA drug warning harmed the fight against smoking.

In essence, the fear engendered by warnings of a bizarre but likely non-existent side-effect has led thousands of people to continue smoking, a substantial proportion of whom will assuredly become afflicted with emphysema, lung cancer, heart disease, or
Weekly Standard
added Sep 14, 2016 18:07
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[Asia-pacific, USA] The Trans-Pacific Partnership Takes Center Stage

congressional passage of the Trade Promotion Authority bill was only the warm-up act....the most recent position associated with U.S. negotiators – although not the official position, reportedly – is that tobacco-related claims should be excluded from acc
Cato Institute
added Jun 25, 2015 15:40
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Critiques Of Libertarianism: Criticisms of the Cato Institute.

Mike Huben's blog
added Jun 2, 2011 00:00
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[New York] Independent and Principled? Behind the Cato Myth

The Nation
added Apr 21, 2012 00:00
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