Tobacco Unfiltered

Tobacco Industry Finds New Ways to Buy Influence

Companies give millions to hard-to-track groups, step up state lobbying

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Jun 9, 2011

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OpenSecrets Blog gives us an updated look at tobacco industry efforts to influence federal lawmakers and regulators, as well as their counterparts in the states.  

The industry's goal remains the same as always:  Protect its profits by defeating proven measures to reduce tobacco use and save lives.

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posted June 09, 2011

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