Headlines Tagged with Philanthropy/Funding — 6,242 headlines found
Kansas lawmakers passed an education funding bill on Friday night...took millions from other sources, including from the state’s motor vehicle fees and the state’s revenues from a national settlement with tobacco companies.
Jun 24, 2016 New York Times
added Jun 25, 2016 15:45
one can benefit from ObamaCare’s free cessation therapy for smokers on all non-grandfathered plans that were sold before September 23, 2010.Those who are willing to save significantly on the premiums of health insurance can now calculate the actual cost o
Jun 24, 2016 GroundReport
added Jun 25, 2016 02:18
Almost all of that came from the California State Council of Services Employees, which donated $1 million on May 31. Meanwhile, the campaign to cap hospital executives pay received another $325,000 from its sponsor.
Jun 21, 2016 California Healthline
added Jun 21, 2016 20:14
In the weeks since the May 20 deadline to submit initiative signatures, the campaigns pushing the measures have reported collecting more than $3.2 million. The biggest recipient has been the campaign to increase cigarette taxes by $2 a pack, to $2.87, wi
Jun 20, 2016 Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Jun 21, 2016 20:16
Although the payments to the state are supposed to continue as long as the tobacco defendants are in business, the winnings were often expressed in easy-to-digest terms: Mississippi would receive about $4 billion over the first 25 years. In 1999, legisl
Jun 19, 2016 Corinth (MS) Daily Corinthian
added Jun 19, 2016 11:11
It will shift more than a quarter of the state's $250 million annual payment from tobacco companies to Detroit schools. The move is the latest in a long line of tapping the legal settlement when the governor and lawmakers are in a pinch for money.
Jun 18, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 18, 2016 18:56
Murray, Carper, Senate Dems: More to Do to Fully Implement ACA Tobacco Cessation Benefits, Offer Tobacco Users Tools to Quit
calling for updated, clear guidance to insurance carriers to make sure tobacco users have full access to benefits and services that can help them quit, as required by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) with no out-of-pocket costs. Since becoming law, nearly 13
Jun 17, 2016 US Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
added Aug 9, 2016 16:38
The California Department of Public Health is planning to kick off an RFP process next week for a public outreach contract with the California Tobacco Control Program. The contract is for a four-year, statewide PR campaign "to raise awareness among Calif
Jun 17, 2016 PR Week US
added Jun 17, 2016 23:29
Medicare now covers counseling sessions to help you stop smoking, even if you haven’t been diagnosed with an illness caused by tobacco use. You pay nothing for smoking cessation counseling, as long as you get it from a doctor or other qualified provider
Jun 17, 2016 Calaveras (CA) Enterprise
added Jun 17, 2016 21:02
our conclusion that the epidemiological evidence does not convincingly demonstrate that ETS exposure causes any of the cancers studied....We also thank colleagues for providing helpful comments, and Japan Tobacco International Ltd. for financial support.
Jun 16, 2016 Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology
added Jun 27, 2016 14:40