Headlines Tagged with Lobbying — 7,667 headlines found
Social media accounts run by internet robots may be driving much of the discussion around the health threats posed by e-cigarettes, according to a study ... found most of the automated messages were positive toward vaping.
Aug 6, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 6, 2018 22:44
[UK] VAPE TAX 'ILLOGICAL' Taxing e-cigarettes makes ‘no sense’ as they help people quit smoking, experts warn
TAXING vapers makes “no sense” experts said yesterday - after it emerged Treasury beancounters were drawing up plans to slap a tax on e-cigs to pay for the NHS’s £20billion birthday bounty. Whitehall sources are looking at so called “sin taxes” to raise
Aug 3, 2018 The Sun (uk)
added Aug 6, 2018 22:38
The UK Vaping Industry Association (UKVIA) has written to the Treasury in response to reports suggesting that the government is considering introducing a new ‘sin tax’ on vaping products, which would reportedly raise additional tax revenue of £40m. A re
Aug 3, 2018 Talking Retail (uk)
added Aug 6, 2018 22:37
INTERVIEW: NATHANIEL RICH: “Losing Earth”: How Humanity Came to Understand Climate Change & Failed to Act in Time
NYT Mag...August 1 in a special edition of the magazine dedicated entirely to climate change...."coordinated disinformation campaign, the bribing of scientists, the bribing of politicians, the enormous PR campaigns modeled after the tobacco industry’s eff
Aug 2, 2018 Democracy Now!
added Aug 2, 2018 19:40
The Control of Tobacco Products and Electronic Delivery Systems Bill (‘Tobacco Bill’), which is open for comment until 9 August 2018, imposes draconian new rules and restrictions on the sale and use of tobacco products, and controversially places electro
Jul 31, 2018 Daily Maverick (za)
added Aug 7, 2018 16:45
director of the Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) was secretly recorded telling an undercover reporter that funders could get to know ministers on first-name terms...suggesting potential US donors could fund and shape “substantial content” of research c
Jul 29, 2018 The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 30, 2018 16:28
Documents circulated within [PMI]...marked "for internal discussion and illustration purposes only", show how the owner of the Marlboro brand drew up an astonishingly detailed attack plan to "ensure that PP [plain packaging] is not adopted in the UK".
Jul 27, 2018 The Observer (uk)
added Aug 7, 2018 17:52
Missouri's tourism board doesn't trumpet this fact in its pamphlets, but there's one thing 22.1 percent of residents value about living there, according to anti-tobacco advocate Truth Initiative: No state(truthinitiative.org) levies a lower tax on cigaret
Jul 26, 2018 American Family Physician
added Jul 27, 2018 21:43
16-year-old Pinner is raising awareness of the issue of smoking in movies and popular culture with her peers through the “Reinvent the Reel” grant program from Truth Initiative® and Trinity Health...the Youth Media Institute at Indiana Black Expo, Inc. in
Jul 26, 2018 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 27, 2018 18:07
Health groups on Wednesday morning turned in petitions with about 34,000 signatures aimed at putting a strict countywide indoor smoking ban on the Nov. 6 election ballot.
Jul 26, 2018 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 26, 2018 04:29