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California Nurses Association Joins Widespread Support for Prop 56

With 17,000 California kids starting to smoke each year, one-third of whom will die from it, tobacco is a dire public health crisis that will persist unless we step up to Big Tobacco,” said Zenei Cortez, RN and Co-President, California Nurses Association.
Yes on 56.org
added Oct 12, 2016 20:08
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Industry Funded Third Party Campaigns

The following organisations, which are either fully or part-funded by tobacco companies, have conducted coordinated campaigns to mobilise opposition to plain packaging in the UK. Click on the hyperlinked organisations for more detailed information on bot
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added May 5, 2017 16:02
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Four Ways Money Is A Key Factor In Colorado's Proposed Tobacco Tax Hike

Here's four ways money is a key factor in Colorado's proposed tobacco tax hike: 1. Impact On Low Income Coloradans Opponents say the increased tax will hit groups who can’t afford it the hardest. Mike Krause, with the Denver-based, libertarian, free
CPR - Colorado Public Radio
added Oct 14, 2016 17:55
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Plain Packaging in the UK: TCRG Research on Policy Opposition 2011-2013 Contents [hide]

Opposition organisations’ high prevalence of financial links with tobacco companies and accompanying low levels of transparency created a misleading impression of diverse and widespread opposition to plain packaging. This opposition posed a risk to plain
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 15:07
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Industry Funded Research, Expert Opinion and Public Relations

funded third party organisations which conducted anti-plain packaging campaigns on its behalf, built alliances with organisations that lobbied Government and mobilised public opposition, including and funding research, expert opinions and public relations
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 15:04
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Industry Built Alliances

tables presented on this page provide details of the anti-plain packaging activities of intellectual property organisations, think-tanks, general business groups and retail organisations, all of whom have financial links to tobacco companies. In 2013 a se
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 15:03
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Industry Funded Third Party Campaigns

funded third party organisations which conducted anti-plain packaging campaigns on its behalf, commissioned research, expert opinion and public relations activities which supported its position, and built alliances with organisations that lobbied the UK G
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 15:01
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Plain Packaging in the UK: Tobacco Company Opposition

fought against the policy using a series of arguments which they publicised via: Their corporate websites; Political advertising campaigns; Submissions to the two UK Consultations on plain packaging in 2012 and 2014 respectively; Third-party voices. Tak
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 14:59
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[California] BIRR: Advocates of Tobacco Tax on E-Cigarettes Use Dead Kids in Ad Campaign

“Let people make their own choices,” Steven Greenhut, Western Region director for the R Street Institute, told NPR. “Vaping is not entirely safe. But it’s pretty clear that vaping is far less harmful than smoking.”
Libertarian Republic
added Oct 11, 2016 22:10
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[California] Health Groups and Children’s Advocates Take on Big Tobacco’s Dishonest Campaign Tactics

SACRAMENTO – Health groups and children’s advocates delivered a stark message to Big Tobacco’s front door in Sacramento today, dumping 5,600 toe tags from a body bag, representing the number of children who will start smoking this year and later die from
Yes on 56.org
added Oct 11, 2016 21:31
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