Headlines Tagged with Settlements — 14,716 headlines found
When Jeff Jordan founded Rescue Social Change Group in 2001 to do science-based anti-smoking campaigns, it was a struggle for the tiny San Diego company to get much attention in the marketing world.
Dec 16, 2012 U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Dec 16, 2012 16:12
Herzog said recently in a note to investors that e-cig sales could grow fast enough to affect the payments states receive from the landmark Master Settlement Agreement.
Dec 15, 2012 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 15, 2012 22:06
A dispute involving state compliance with a tobacco settlement agreement could cost the state $140 million in the next budget year, including some funding that goes to TOPS, the state’s free college tuition program, state Attorney General Buddy Caldwell’
Dec 13, 2012 Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Dec 13, 2012 15:28
As it turned out, Prop. 29 was narrowly defeated. That was attributable, in small part, to heavy spending against the measure by Big Tobacco. But also, at least in part, to those who opposed the measure, like yours truly, not because we are smokers, bu
Dec 11, 2012 CityWatch LA
added Dec 11, 2012 13:55
New Jersey Advocacy Director Ethan Hasbrouck says the Garden State came in dead last in this year’s report. “New Jersey reaps in nearly a billion dollars in revenue from tobacco annually,” Hasbrouck says, “but spends nothing to help smokers quit.” Actu
Dec 9, 2012 KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Dec 10, 2012 15:15
Here is the problem. Kansas is among some 30 states in arbitration with Big Tobacco companies that are seeking to reduce payments promised to the states under a mammoth legal settlement from the 1990s.
Dec 9, 2012 Lawrence (KS) Journal-World
added Dec 10, 2012 15:09
Only 1.8% of the $25.7 billion states will collect from both taxes on cigarettes and the 1998 tobacco settlement -- about $460 million -- will go to tobacco prevention and treatment programs in 2013, according to an annual report from several public heal
Dec 7, 2012 MedPage Today
added Dec 10, 2012 11:16
A coalition of public-health advocacy groups took North Carolina’s elected leaders to task Thursday for keeping the funding spigot cut off for tobacco-prevention programs. The coalition issues an annual national report on tobacco-prevention funding that
Dec 7, 2012 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 9, 2012 15:35
New Jersey is tied for last in the nation in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a national report released today by a coalition of public health organizations.
Dec 6, 2012 PR Newswire
added Dec 6, 2012 12:04
New Hampshire is tied for last in the nation in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a national report released today by a coalition of public health organizations.
Dec 6, 2012 PR Newswire
added Dec 6, 2012 12:03