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Smoke and politics #1

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(photo by DaleKav, on Flickr)

The tabacco industri employs 80 people and uses €5 million a year trying to make an influence on decision-makers in Brussels, according to the NGO Cooperate Europe Observatory.

The numbers are published short after the EU Commissioner, John Dalli,  had to resign because of the lobbyscandal – “snusgate”.

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