Ugly Clash Over Ad Money Closes Ohio Anti-Smoking Foundation

3 Minute Ad Age: May 8, 2008

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NEW YORK ( -- In an unusually strident clash between a state government and its anti-smoking advertising arm, Ohio lawmakers have dismantled the Ohio Tobacco Prevention Foundation. More than $200 million slated for anti-smoking advertising will now go into an economic stimulus package. In other news in this 3 Minute Ad Age report, the theme of Harley-Davidson's new ad campaign is "Fear Sucks." And, JetBlue's new advertising theme is "Happy Jetting."

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