Papers Accuse Tobacco Companies Deceptive Ads

1 decade 4 months 4 weeks ago October 29, 2006 Oct 29, 2006 Sunday, October 29 2006 Sunday, October 29, 2006 9:03:46 PM CST in News
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ST. LOUIS - The state's two largest newspapers are accusing tobacco companies of launching deceptive campaigns to sink the tobacco tax ballot measure in November. The Kansas City Star and St. Louis Post-Dispatch say the tax could help convince young people never to smoke, while bringing needed funding to health-related programs.

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