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[District of Columbia] Policymakers, SFATA To Discuss E-Cigarette Industry

E-cigarette trade group hosting the first ever “Day on the Hill” for its members on Nov. 4–5. The Smoke Free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA) and its member companies will head to Washington, D.C. for a “Day on the Hill” Nov. 4 – 5 to meet with C
Convenience Store Decisions
added Oct 25, 2013 22:21
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[District of Columbia] Nina Pillard Nomination for D.C. Circuit Advances

Republicans appear poised to try to block any nominations to the D.C. Circuit before confirmation votes in the full Senate. At Thursday's vote, Grassley again accused Obama of wanting to increase the number of judges in order to determine the outcome of c
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Sep 19, 2013 17:37
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[District of Columbia] D.C. Circuit Nominee Under Fire on Capitol Hill

Republican senators grilled Cornelia "Nina" Pillard about her views on hot-button political issues during her confirmation hearing Wednesday, setting her up to be the most controversial of the three nominees for the U.S. Court of Appeals to the D.C. Circ
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Jul 25, 2013 00:23
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[District of Columbia] "PROHIBITION OF SMOKING NEAR PLAYGROUND ACT OF 2013".

Council of the District of Columbia
added May 14, 2013 13:20
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[District of Columbia] Obama withdraws appeals court pick Caitlin Halligan after Republicans block her confirmation

President Barack Obama withdrew his nomination of Caitlin Halligan to a federal appeals court Friday, handing a victory to Republicans in the Senate who twice blocked his pick for the key judicial post.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 23, 2013 15:26
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[District of Columbia] Bush's Court: How the D.C. Circuit Threatens the Future of Progressive Reform

The right-wing majority of the D.C. Circuit has continuously sought to dismantle progressive efforts ... Last year, the D.C. Circuit ruled that FDA regulations requiring cigarette manufacturers to place graphic, factually accurate warnings on their prod
People For the American Way
added Mar 23, 2013 08:20
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[Canada, District of Columbia] Bev Oda: Penalty for smoking in a hotel room among expenses MP charged to taxpayers

The then-minister was dinged in 2010 for smoking in a hotel room during a trip to Washington, D.C.
Canadian Press
added Sep 8, 2012 21:18
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[Russia, District of Columbia] Smoking Baroness causes a stir at White House

On Jan. 12, 1910, at a White House dinner hosted by President William Howard Taft, Baroness Rosen, wife of the Russian ambassador, caused a stir by requesting and smoking a cigarette — it was, apparently, the first time a woman had smoked openly during a
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 12, 2017 22:03
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[District of Columbia] Vapor law symposium

Keller and Heckman will present a vapor law symposium in Washington, D.C. on Feb, 2- 3. This two-day seminar will offer manufacturers, distributors and brand managers a comprehensive understanding of the compliance challenges e-liquid companies face in
Tobacco Reporter
added Jan 11, 2017 21:48
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[District of Columbia] STAFF EDITORIAL: Anti-smoking education would be better than ban

and smoking cigarettes is perfectly legal, and we don’t have gates that cut our campus off from the real world. It’s time to tackle addictions head-on through education.
GW Hatchet (George Washington University)
added Nov 21, 2016 16:04
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