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contra costa timesSEIU just dumped $2 million of its members’ hard-earned money into a signature-gathering effort to get a cigarette tax hike onto the ballot in California in 2016.

A powerful coalition of supporters has submitted an initiative for the 2016 ballot that would raise cigarette taxes by $2 per pack and dedicate most of the revenue to increasing Medi-Cal provider rates…

Last week, the SEIU put down $2 million to begin paying for signature-gathering to qualify the measure for the ballot.