Headlines Tagged with DHHS — 189 headlines found
Senator Al Franken questions Donald Trump's Health and Human Services dept. nominee on his ties to tobacco, and his record of pushing legislation to help companies he was invested in.
Jan 18, 2017 You Tube
added Aug 10, 2017 01:03
[USA] VIDEO: From Pence to Price: How Big Tobacco Gained Massive Influence Under Trump, Plans to Expand in Africa
AMY GOODMAN: Talk about the tobacco industry and its connections to the Trump administration and members of the Cabinet. JESSICA GLENZA: Sure. So, I think—I always like to start off with something that really surprised me, which was the amount of lobbyi
Jul 17, 2017 Democracy Now!
added Jul 17, 2017 20:42
saying the defendants violated federal law by allowing a tobacco company to use the word “natural” in the brand name and trademarks (Justin Sproule v. United States Food and Drug Administration, et al., No. 9:17-cv-80709, S.D. Fla.).
Jun 8, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Jun 9, 2017 17:30
As to e-cigarettes and related products, the record cited by the FDA in the May 2016 final rule, and the record cited by the government in the DOJ brief in support of its summary judgment motion in the Nicopure Labs case, make a compelling case for regu
May 17, 2017 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 17, 2017 17:24
Defendant has failed to: (i) produce the requested records or demonstrate that the requested records are lawfully exempt from production; (ii) notify Plaintiff of the scope of any responsive records Defendant intends to produce or withhold and the reas
May 5, 2017 Judicial Watch
added May 5, 2017 18:23
filed a Freedom of Information (FOIA) lawsuit against the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) seeking records from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Office of the Surgeon General (OS
May 5, 2017 Judicial Watch
added May 5, 2017 18:22
“Today, Dr. Murthy, the leader of the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, was asked to resign from his duties as Surgeon General...Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price "thanks him for his dedicated service to the nation."
Apr 21, 2017 The Hill
added Apr 22, 2017 23:37
(FDA) is proposing a tobacco product standard that would establish a limit of N-nitrosonornicotine (NNN) in finished smokeless tobacco products. FDA is taking this action because NNN is a potent carcinogenic agent found in smokeless tobacco products and i
Jan 23, 2017 Jurist.org (University of Pittsburgh School of Law)
added Mar 11, 2017 15:27
Price (R-Ga.), who was confirmed as health and human services secretary by a 52-47 vote in the Senate early Friday morning, has repeatedly voted against bills that could harm big tobacco. At the same time, he's received thousands of dollars in political c
Feb 9, 2017 Mother Jones Magazine
added Feb 10, 2017 15:17
has embraced task force findings that recommend more treatment. In 2014, for example, he co-signed a letter to the HHS secretary and the Medicare administrator asking that Medicare expand its coverage for lung cancer screenings for smokers based on task f
Feb 1, 2017 ProPublica
added Feb 2, 2017 15:43