Headlines Tagged with Elections/Politics — 20,161 headlines found
It may be weaponizing of Astroturf lobbying. It's creating bots to do it. I mean, it does go back to the tobacco industry where they were opposing the rule back in the '90s to regulate cigarettes. And they went to racecar events and got people to sign pos
Dec 27, 2017 West Virginia Public Broadcasting
added Dec 28, 2017 22:59
Six Cook County communities have adopted so-called "Tobacco 21" ordinances as well. But in DuPage County, only one community has approved such an ordinance. None have done so in Kane or McHenry counties or anywhere else in the state. Some officials cre
Dec 27, 2017 Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Dec 27, 2017 15:26
Nebraska state senators will again consider raising the tax on tobacco when the legislative session begins next week. The proposal sponsored by Sen. Sara Howard (D-Omaha) would increase the tax on tobacco by $1.50 per pack.
Dec 27, 2017 Nebraska Radio Network
added Dec 27, 2017 15:01
Three committees set up by union health ministry have asked the government to ban the device.
Dec 26, 2017 India Today Magazine (in)
added Jan 1, 2018 04:01
In a letter to the Onondaga Nation Council on Dec. 18, Mahoney requested the Nation adopt a law similar to one recently passed by the Onondaga County Legislature. That law raises the legal age to purchase tobacco, e-cigarettes and tobacco products to 21.
Dec 26, 2017 Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Dec 27, 2017 15:28
A private member’s bill... prohibits tobacco advertising on the Internet and social media, but that exempts the print media and provides loopholes even for online advertising, was approved Sunday by the Ministerial Committee on Legislation. “It’s a matte
Dec 25, 2017 Jerusalem Post
added Dec 26, 2017 02:33
As a group in Lawrence prepares a strong push for local regulations that would raise the minimum age for buying tobacco to 21, efforts may be underway at the state level to push for a law that would pre-empt the ability of local governments to enact such
Dec 24, 2017 Lawrence (KS) Journal-World
added Jan 1, 2018 03:00
Robert Smart, 71, was thrown off his tobacco and corn farm in eastern Zimbabwe in June as part of chaotic and often violent land grabs led by ex-president Robert Mugabe's government... The government of his successor Emmerson Mnangagwa in early December
Dec 24, 2017 Daily Nation (ke)
added Dec 28, 2017 15:30
The ability to make both a health and business case in support of existing laws may also bolster the case for expansion. This study provides an updated look at the economic impact of smoke-free air laws nationally through 2015. The lack of adverse finding
Dec 23, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 22, 2017 20:59
Japanese restaurateurs and entrepreneurs who seek to attract the widest possible international clientele during the Olympics — and after — will ban smoking. Wouldn’t it be terrific if the Tokyo Olympics sparked a Great Japanese Smokeout?
Dec 22, 2017 Chicago Tribune
added Dec 22, 2017 20:46