Monthly Archives: January 2012


It has been a wonderful five years working for the American Lung Association in California and being immersed in the tobacco control world.  What have I learned?  I’ll let the numbers tell the story.

January 2007 – The tobacco industry just spent $62 million to defeat Proposition 86
January 2012 – The tobacco industry has already spent nearly $3 million and is about to spend tens of millions more in their attempt to defeat the California Cancer Research Act  Read More »