Headlines Tagged with Elections/Politics — 12,461 headlines found
these plaintiffs who continued to fight after the Florida Supreme Court's ruling — who amount to a sliver of what the industry could be fighting today — deserve their day in court, however that might turn out, either for them or for the industry.
Mar 3, 2015 Lakeland (FL) Ledger
added Mar 3, 2015 08:38
AN ACT to amend the tax law and the public health law, in relation to providing for the taxation of electronic cigarette cartridges
Jan 7, 2015 New York State Senate
added Mar 3, 2015 03:54
[New York] NYSSA Rallied in Opposition to Recently Proposed Legislation Seeking to Tax Electronic Cigarettes and Ban Indoor Use
New Yorkers for Smarter Smoking Alternatives (NYSSA), is a coalition comprised of local retailers, wholesalers and distributors, and adult members of the public who have come together to actively oppose the recent attempts by New York State to place harsh
Mar 2, 2015 PR Newswire
added Mar 2, 2015 23:39
It's about restoring a very important one — the right to breathe healthy air at work and in shared public places. And that's not just me speaking as a nurse practitioner whose research focus is on tobacco-free health. A recent public poll shows a full
Mar 2, 2015 Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Mar 2, 2015 23:19
Eight senators on Thursday let the country know there is going to be a fight over fast-track trade authority and the Trans-Pacific Partnership... In the case of big tobacco they use ISDS to challenge public health efforts around the globe.
Mar 2, 2015 Huffington Post (blog)
added Mar 2, 2015 22:25
Inslee has proposed a 95 percent excise tax on e-cigarettes and vaping products — the same tax rate now applied to conventional cigarettes. His plan also would add 50 cents to the cost of a pack of cigarettes in an effort to raise about $56 million in re
Feb 26, 2015 Bellingham (WA) Herald
added Mar 2, 2015 17:52
Gov. Robert Bentley's plan to fill a $700 million budget shortfall includes increasing the tax on cigarettes and other tobacco products by 82.5 cents a pack. That plan, however, doesn't include a tax on electronic cigarettes, a battery-powered device th
Feb 27, 2015 AL.com
added Mar 2, 2015 17:51
Opponents of Gov. Paul LePage’s plan to divert tobacco settlement money away from the Fund for a Healthy Maine and move it into more direct smoking cessation treatment through Medicaid, turned out in force in Augusta today.
Mar 2, 2015 Maine Public Broadcasting Network (MPBN)
added Mar 2, 2015 17:37
Former attorney general Michael McDowell believes it would be unlawful for the Government to seek to impose blanket bans on legal firms who act for big tobacco tendering for legal services advertised by the State.
Mar 2, 2015 RTÉ Online [Radio Telefís Éireann] (ie)
added Mar 2, 2015 17:17
Dr. Mary Assunta, SEATCA policy advisor, said the number of deaths from smoking is now at an alarming level as the group urged the Aquino administration to review the tobacco control program to minimize the number of casualties.
Mar 2, 2015 Manila Standard Today (ph)
added Mar 1, 2015 20:27