Thursday, May 3, 2012

Proposition 29 Supporters Charge Tobacco Industry Funds Deceptive Ads

Today in San Francisco, anti-cancer groups rallied outside the State Building in support of Proposition 29 – a measure on the June Ballot that would rase hundreds of million dollars per year for cancer research by increasing taxes on tobacco products. They say they’re massively outspent by a deceptive “no” campaign financed by the tobacco industry. Brian Edwards-Tiekert has more.