Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Tax 24,300 headlines found


[California] West Hollywood Councilmembers Duran and Horvath and LGBTQ Community Leaders Gather to Urge Voters to Support Prop 56 and Combat Tobacco-Related Deaths

The campaign’s latest supporters, West Hollywood City Councilmember John Duran, Councilmember Lindsey Horvath and local community and advocacy leaders, joined forces with Yes on Prop 56 to stand up to big tobacco’s LGBTQ youth targeted marketing tactics,
Yes on
added Oct 21, 2016 21:15
1 View

[California] EDITORIAL: Yes on 56: Higher cigarette taxes

For some, it will be tough to adjust to, but that might just be the wake-up call big tobacco needs to release its grip on suffering communities.
Daily Californian (UC Berkeley)
added Oct 21, 2016 20:16

MALONE: The Race to a Tobacco Endgame [FREE FULL TEXT]

No one knows how to do it yet, but the endgame conversation3–6 has become mainstream, and the first places that manage to achieve it will herald the beginning of the end of more than a century of industrially produced carnage. Which places will be first t
Tobacco Control
added Oct 21, 2016 17:26

[UK] TMA Responds to the HMRC's Measuring Tax Gaps Report 2016

Tobacco Manufacturers' Association (TMA), said: "The Government's own figures show that illicit tobacco remains a significant problem and is a direct result of the Government's above-inflation tax policy. It is clear from these figures that many smokers a
PR Newswire
added Oct 21, 2016 15:57
1 View

Vaping on the verge: With Prop. 56, California could start taxing e-cigs like tobacco

the argument that e-cigarettes and vaping are a safer alternative to tobacco is being voiced at the grassroots level, as wholesalers talk to vape store owners, who then encourage their customers to vote against the measure. The stakes for this nascent ind
added Oct 21, 2016 04:26

[California] Essential Politics: Tobacco companies claim proponents of cigarette tax will 'use the new revenue to enrich their top executives'

the No on Proposition 56 campaign contends that the doctors and health insurance groups financing the initiative wrote it to avoid external oversight over the money going to low-income patient care. “They even exempted themselves from the new audit requi
Los Angeles Times
added Oct 21, 2016 00:21

Western Dental Joins California Health Leaders Supporting Proposition 56

Western Dental, which has more than 160 California offices, joins a broad alliance of Proposition 56 supporters that includes physicians, educators, health care advocates, and organizations such as California Dental Association, California Medical Associ
PR Newswire
added Oct 20, 2016 23:55

[California] Assemblyman Dr. Joaquin Arambula, Local Doctors and Health Advocates Endorse Prop 56, Stand Up to Deceitful Tobacco Company-Funded Ads

“I’m supporting Prop 56 to protect kids and save lives,” said Assemblymember Dr. Joaquin Arambula. “As an emergency room physician, I saw the worst of what tobacco did to people, because many came to the emergency room gravely sick. Their immune systems
Yes on
added Oct 20, 2016 21:24


Below is a summary of these ballot initiatives...The focus of the covered initiatives is on the states’ tobacco taxes which are generally split between cigarette taxes and “other tobacco products” (OTP). OTP typically includes cigars and chewing tobacco,
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Oct 20, 2016 17:11

[Missouri] INITIATIVE PETITION: Constitutional Amendment 3 (PDF)

Section 54. The provisions of Sections 54 through 54(c) shall be known as the Early Childhood Health and Education Amendment. It shall be the public pol icv of this state to improve the health and education of children. from birth through age five. and t
Missouri Secretary of State
added Oct 20, 2016 14:13
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines