Headlines Tagged with Elections/Politics — 11,301 headlines found
Electronic Cigarette Industry Trade Association (ECITA) claims their reputation is suffering because of "historic distrust". Tom Pruen, ECITA's chief scientific officer, said: "The vast majority of the industry is not anything to do with the tobacco indu
Aug 31, 2014 Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Sep 1, 2014 03:27
The Honolulu City Council's Public Safety and Economic Development Committee has advanced a bill to raise the legal smoking age to 21.
Aug 27, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Aug 29, 2014 20:06
Cattaraugus County lawmakers voted 16-2 on Wednesday, Aug. 27 in support of a ban on the sale of tobacco products in pharmacies. The resolution, already approved by the Cattaraugus County Board of Health, states that the Cattaraugus County Legislature “su
Aug 29, 2014 Salamanca (NY) Republican-Press
added Aug 29, 2014 19:51
To tax the sale of cigarettes (or any similar item) is shortsighted, and to do so only in one county is discriminatory toward the residents and visitors of that county who choose to purchase that item in that county.
Aug 29, 2014 Philadelphia Business Journal
added Aug 29, 2014 19:36
The McDonnells needed money because they were badly in debt, and he said they were willing to undertake official acts to help former Star Scientific Inc. CEO Jonnie Williams promote his tobacco-based supplement, Anatabloc.
Aug 29, 2014 WJLA-TV Ch. 7 (Washington, DC)
added Aug 29, 2014 15:02
Acknowledging that there was no smoking-gun memo laying out a deal, Mr. Harbach meticulously presented a timeline in which gifts from Mr. Williams were closely followed by the governor’s favorable acts on his behalf.
Aug 29, 2014 New York Times
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Monday night, the city’s common council voted 5 to 4 in favor of an all-inclusive smoking ban. Bartender Holly Long says she’s a single mother and won’t be able to make ends meet if the ban passes. “You have your choice if you want to walk into the bar
Aug 29, 2014 Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Aug 29, 2014 13:41
The last of four public hearings on a proposed smoking ban for Oregon beaches was held Thursday in Salem. The state says the smoking ban on all 362 miles of the Oregon coastline was proposed in response to the number of cigarette butts left in the sand.
Aug 28, 2014 KOIN-TV Ch. 6
added Aug 29, 2014 13:33
“FDA has an existing mechanism to protect children now, and the scientific evidence has never been clearer: strong regulatory action on the marketing of e-cigarettes to children cannot wait.”...industry called the CDC report “deceptive” and demanded a ret
Aug 29, 2014 The Hill
added Aug 29, 2014 13:28
City Council on Wednesday approved a new ordinance that bans the sale of low-cost, single-serve cigars such as Swisher Sweets or Black and Milds. In 30 days, stores within the city limits will be required to charge at least $2.10 for each cigar, or sell
Aug 28, 2014 Saint Paul (MN) Pioneer Press
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