Headlines Tagged with Lobbying — 4,902 headlines found
“Merchants of Doubt” links cigarettes and climate — with a fascinating and troubling detour into an investigation by The Chicago Tribune of the flame-retardant industry — by noting that both the playbook and many of the players are the same.
Mar 5, 2015 New York Times
added Mar 5, 2015 10:41
“Live long and prosper” ... Except Mr. Nimoy couldn’t live by that advice.... Really? The lives of Kentuckians aren’t a priority?... contact the legislature at 1-800-372-7181. Better yet, tell lawmakers in person. Mr. Robinson’s committee meets Thursday
Mar 3, 2015 Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Mar 3, 2015 13:40
GOVERNMENT DEPARTMENTS AND State agencies have, since 2013, paid out close to€4 million in consultancy fees to companies who have also represented the interests of Big Tobacco. Figures from seven government departments show that in the last two years alo
Mar 3, 2015 The Journal.ie (ie)
added Mar 3, 2015 13:21
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
[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
But Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) spokeswoman Stephanie Erick said New Zealand was falling behind on plain packaging. "We must not allow the tobacco industry to slow the momentum that has been set," she said.
Mar 2, 2015 Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Mar 2, 2015 17:44
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
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
"vaping," or using e-cigs, still will be allowed everywhere in the city. A proposal to regulate the use of e-cigarettes in public parts of the city dissipated Tuesday night amid concerns there was too little medical information about them. The City Cou
Feb 24, 2015 (Ft. Lauderdale, FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Mar 1, 2015 12:56
Supporters are encouraging business owners as well as those who vape to attend the city council meeting happening Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at the Boca Raton City Hall located at 201 W Palmetto Park Rd in Boca Raton at 6:00 p.m. Other who are not able t
Feb 24, 2015 Examiner.com (National)
added Mar 1, 2015 12:56