Headlines Tagged with Settlements — 14,763 headlines found
Mike Moore made cigarette companies pay for the high cost of treating smokers. Here he comes again.
Oct 5, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Oct 5, 2017 12:50
Dreyfus Corp.’s $170 million high-yield municipal-bond fund is beating bigger and better-known competitors by riding a rebound in tobacco bonds while avoiding pitfalls such as Puerto Rico debt.
Oct 3, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Oct 4, 2017 01:19
But tax-averse Republicans in the House balked and did not pass their own bill until Wednesday night. It proposes no new taxes but would raise about $1 billion by selling a portion of the funding stream from the 1998 tobacco settlement, in which tobacco
Sep 14, 2017 Reuters
added Sep 15, 2017 01:19
A grand jury hit Vrdolyak last November with a 19-page indictment that outlined his alleged role in a scheme to pocket millions from Illinois’ $9.3 billion settlement with tobacco companies nearly two decades ago. The indictment alleges Vrdolyak, known
Aug 26, 2017 Chicago Sun-Times
added Aug 26, 2017 14:46
In 1994, when I was hired by the West Virginia Tobacco Control Program... We would still be receiving that $70 million today, until 2023, if we had not sold out. Which brings me to another sad piece of news. West Virginia’s Tobacco Prevention Program, w
Aug 13, 2017 Charleston (WV) Sunday Gazette-Mail
added Sep 1, 2017 01:02
In part, this was due to the work of whistle-blower Jeffrey Wigand... In any event, if the province is right, while this trial meandered along, a whole new generation of smokers was recruited by shameless industry tactics. That is unconscionable.
Aug 12, 2017 Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Aug 12, 2017 19:24
The Henry County Health Department recently received an award from Tennessee Commissioner of Health John Dreyzehner for making improvements towards its three-year goals for reducing smoking. Rachel Matlock, health educator with the Henry County Health D
Aug 9, 2017 Paris (TN) Post-Intelligencer
added Aug 9, 2017 15:18
Today, you also have to be relevant to your vendor. If your tobacco manufacturer needs your transaction data, give it to them. If the manufacturer needs access to customers for transaction-relevant communication, give them that channel through your app,
Aug 8, 2017 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:23
Instead of investing some of these tobacco revenues into programs to help reduce the health care carnage caused by smoking, the state’s program has suffered from devastating cuts during the Cuomo Administration, and has lost more than half of its funding
Aug 7, 2017 WAMC/Northeast Public Radio (Albany, NY)
added Aug 8, 2017 00:48
South Boston's National Tobacco Festival was once a mammoth event. A promotional picture from 1938 is on display in the lobby of the Prizery building (now a performing arts center), where R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company once pressed leaves into barrels.
Aug 7, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Aug 7, 2017 17:51