Proposition 56 - Cigarette Tax to Fund Healthcare, Tobacco Use Prevention, Research, and Law Enforcement. Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute.

 

In Support of this measure:

 

Total amount of reported contributions to this measure: $34,521,356*

Individual Ballot Measure Committees Formed for this Measure

Committee ID**

Committee Name

Total Reported Contributions

1385538

California Kids Campaign, Yes on Props 55 & 56, Sponsored by Common Sense Kids Action, Inc.

$0

1390602

Common Sense Kids Action, Inc., Yes on Props. 55 and 56 (NonProfit 501 (C) (4))

$295,000

1383858

Fight Cancer - Yes on 56, Sponsored by American Cancer Society, Inc. and American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, Inc.

$848,106

1384591

Million Voter Project Action Fund, sponsored by Social Justice Organizations

$397,000

1391170

Million Voter Project Action Fund - Yes on 55, 56, 57, 58, 62, and No on 66, Sponsored by Social Justice Organizations

$2,110,000

1372760

PICO California-Yes on 55, 56 and 57 (Non Profit 501 (C)(3))

$11,488

1377991

Yes on 56 - Saves Lives California, a Coalition of Doctors, Dentists, Health Plans, Labor, Hospitals, and Non-Profit Health Advocate Organizations

$30,407,682

1388518

Yes on 56 Stop Cancer - Planned Parenthood Advocates Mar Monte (Non Profit 501(C)(4))

$250,000

1389668

Yes on 56 Stop Cancer - Planned Parenthood of Orange and San Bernardino Counties' Community Action Fund (Non Profit 501(C)(4))

$202,081

 *Through 12/31/2016. Last updated on 02/07/2017.

 **The law also requires ballot measure committees that raise $1 million or more to report the Top 10 Contributors who have donated at least $10,000 to the committee.

 

In Opposition to this measure:

 

Total amount of reported contributions to this measure: $70,977,845*

Individual Ballot Measure Committees Formed for this Measure

Committee ID**

Committee Name

Total Reported Contributions

1389484

California Citizens Against Special Interests and Wasteful Taxes, No on Prop. 56

$32,050

1386637

No on 56 - Stop the Special Interest Tax Grab. Major Funding by Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, with a Coalition of Taxpayers, Educators, Healthcare Professionals, Law ...

$70,942,201

1388865

Protect Small Business and Smoke Free Alternatives, No on 56; Sponsored by Smoke-Free Alternatives Trade Association

$3,594

 *Through 12/31/2016. Last updated on 02/07/2017.

 **The law also requires ballot measure committees that raise $1 million or more to report the Top 10 Contributors who have donated at least $10,000 to the committee.