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House Appropriations Bill Helps Tobacco Companies Target Kids by Exempting Many Cigars from FDA Oversight – And Would Hold Critical Tobacco Regulations Hostage

We urge rejection of this shameful provision, which is included in the House appropriations bill that funds the Department of Agriculture, FDA and other agencies. There is absolutely no public health reason for this provision. America’s kids will pay the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 14, 2016 15:09

[Cuba] Head of Cigar Rights of America Talks FDA Cigar Regulations

LOOPE: between cost-benefit analysis, the Cuba question, the potential for litigation on certain questions within the deeming rule, it's all had an impact on slowing down the process...if the president doesn't issue new regulations by May 17, a Congressio
Cigar Aficionado
added Apr 14, 2016 01:05

30 Health Groups Urge President Obama to End Delays and Issue Overdue Rule Regulating All Tobacco Products, Including E-Cigarettes and Cigars

Expressing alarm about repeated delays that have endangered the health of children, 30 leading public health and medical groups today urged President Barack Obama to promptly issue a final rule providing for Food and Drug Administration (FDA) oversight of
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 13, 2016 23:27

[California] PRAGER: Cigars and the little joys of life

Among these little joys in my life is smoking a cigar (and a pipe). Every day that I am home (except Shabbat)... For those of us who love life’s little joys and who aren’t taken in by hysteria, cigars are one of life’s great pleasures. I have happily pas
The Jewish Journal
added Apr 13, 2016 22:36

[Florida] Tampa cigar business tied to which way FDA rolls on regulations

J.C. Newman Cigar Co., Tampa sole remaining cigar maker, said it might have to close if the FDA rules are restrictive.
Tampa Bay (FL) Online (
added Apr 13, 2016 15:53

Cigar Rights Issues Statement On FY17 Appropriations Bill Barry April 13, 2016 Featured, News 0 Comments

The language contained within the bill, and supported by CRA would prohibit the use of funds for any effort “to finalize, implement, or enforce the proposed rule” [The April 25, 2014 proposed Deeming Rule, subjecting cigars and other products, to new reg
The Cigar Authority
added Apr 13, 2016 15:46

[New York] Davidoff Opens its Most Prestigious Flagship Store and Lounge in Downtown Manhattan

The store is a beautiful illustration of Davidoff's new global retail concept, which features a luxury environment and guest experience.... "The new Davidoff Flagship Store in downtown New York marks the culmination of an ambitious new direction for Dav
PR Newswire
added Apr 13, 2016 15:15

Provision In Spending Bill Would Halt FDA Cigar Regulation

The appropriations subcommittee that oversees the Food and Drug Administration's budget is conducting a markup meeting later today to finalize its fiscal year 2017 budget, and the spending bill contains language that protects premium cigars from FDA regu
Cigar Aficionado
added Apr 13, 2016 22:27

Appropriations Subcommittee Moves To Protect Premium Cigars

Craig Cass, President of IPCPR and owner of Tinder Box Cigars in Charlotte, NC, stated “This is an important first step in protecting small businesses throughout the United States from onerous FDA regulation that would cost jobs in our communities. Premi
The Cigar Authority
added Apr 13, 2016 15:54


Included in it is language that would exempt premium cigars from regulation by the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA). That language will then head to the larger House Appropriations Committee where the finalized bill will be crafted. When a vote on t
added Apr 13, 2016 15:53
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