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[District of Columbia] 2014 FDLI Annual Conference April 23-24, 2014

Join us to hear from the Honorable Samuel A. Alito, Jr., Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States; FDA Commissioner Hamburg; FDA Office of the Commissioner Leslie Kux; FDA Chief Counsel Elizabeth Dickinson; FDA Center Directors Bernadet
Food and Drug Law Journal
added Apr 17, 2014 17:55
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[District of Columbia] Senate Confirms Patricia Millett to D.C. Circuit

The Senate voted 56-38 to confirm Millett, a co-leader of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld's appellate and U.S. Supreme Court practice, to fill one of three vacancies on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. The close vote wasn't a reflection on
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Dec 10, 2013 17:05
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[District of Columbia] Lobbyists clash over proposed e-cigarette restrictions in D.C.

Tobacco industry lobbyists and public health advocates battled it out Thursday in a D.C. Council committee chamber over whether the city should restrict electronic cigarettes from all of the same places that it bans those rolled with tobacco. In the abs
Washington Post
added Nov 23, 2013 14:01
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[District of Columbia] Advocates press regulatory case for e-cigarettes

Electronic cigarette manufacturers and advocates are out in force on Capitol Hill this week as the Smoke-Free Alternatives Trade Association stages its first-ever “Day on the Hill” lobbying drive. Reporter Nathan Porter sat down with SFATA Executive Dire
Washington Times
added Nov 8, 2013 20:43
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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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