Yesterday at the Missouri Ethics Commission from tobacco:

C151066 12/24/2015 RAISE YOUR HAND FOR KIDS RAI Services Company PO Box 464 Winston-Salem NC 27102 12/23/2015 $1,000,000.00

[emphasis added]

That’s some serious money from a big tobacco company.

For what?

C151066: Raise Your Hand For Kids
Committee Type: Campaign
6821 Rockhill Road
Kansas City Mo 64113 Established Date: 03/17/2015
[….]

Ballot Measure History

Ballot Measures Election Date Subject Support/Oppose
Tobacco Tax For Early Childhood Health & Education 11/08/2016 Increase Tobacco Tax For Early Childhood Programs & School Readiness/Statewide Support

Right.

Previously:

Campaign Finance: What on Earth for? (June 4, 2014)