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The Guardian: Under Trump, Big Tobacco Holds Unprecedented Influence

HeadlineJul 14, 2017
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The healthcare fight came as a new investigation by The Guardian reveals tobacco companies have gained unprecedented influence in Washington since the Trump administration came to power. The Guardian reports politicians with deep ties to the tobacco industry now head much of Trump’s Cabinet and the Senate, even as tobacco use remains the leading preventable cause of death.

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