Fearing Tax Rise Will Cost Jobs, Tobacco Workers Plan A Protest

1994-03-08

Article from a 1994 New York Times newspaper reporting Philip Morris' plans to shut down its Richmond plant for one day, allowing its workers to protest a proposed cigarette tax increase in Washington. Notes the protest organized by the Tobacco Action Committee will involve tobacco workers from across the country. Mentions Senator Edward Kennedy's inquiries on nicotine additives that make cigarett... read more

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POOLE, JAY
JENKINS-BROWN, SHARON
ELLIS, MAURA
KENNEDY, EDWARD (SENATOR)
AT
PHILIP MORRIS
TOBACCO ACTION COALITION
R.J.REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY
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