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[Texas] Arlington council approves smoking ban after compromising on buffer, e-cigs

City Council Tuesday extended the city’s smoking ban to include nightclubs, adult businesses, pool halls and bowling centers. The vote was 7-2 and occurred, as it has the past two council meetings, before a full house of more than 100 backers and opponen
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added May 11, 2017 00:35
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UPDATE 2-U.S. Senate confirms Scott Gottlieb as FDA commissioner (Adds comment, background)

Reuters
added May 11, 2017 00:35
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[New York, Washington] Vape Shops Want to Do Good, but Fear F.D.A. Won’t Let Them Do Well

For many vape store owners, it’s not just a business but a mission, a way to help others stop smoking, as they have. Yet the looming F.D.A. deadline has upended the industry and left many business operators frustrated and confused. Kim Thompson has owne
New York Times
added May 10, 2017 16:21
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FDA to Extend E-Cig Marketing Compliance Deadline

As of this writing, the FDA has not clarified when the disclosed three-month deferral period will take effect, which of the FDA e-cigarette rulemaking deadlines will be deferred, or whether the enforcement deferral might signal a larger push by the new a
Lexology (uk)
added May 10, 2017 16:18
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Senate Confirms Scott Gottlieb to Head F.D.A.

He will take over a sprawling agency that regulates everything from tobacco to food to drugs and medical devices: Products regulated by the F.D.A. account for 20 cents of every dollar spent by American consumers each year.
New York Times
added May 10, 2017 04:11
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Senate Confirms Gottlieb as FDA Commissioner

The Senate voted 57-42 on Tuesday to confirm Scott Gottlieb, MD, as commissioner of the FDA. Although Gottlieb was expected to be confirmed, his nomination was not without controversy. The Senate Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions (HELP) Committee conf
MedPage Today
added May 10, 2017 02:57
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Thank You for Smoking: Big Tobacco Rolls Back Into Washington

While Big Tobacco was not really a player in the Trump campaign, Reynolds and Altria donated big-time for Inauguration festivities, giving $1 million and $500,000 respectively, Open.Secrets said. And tobacco lobbying efforts in Washington have ramped up
Yahoo! Finance
added May 9, 2017 21:37
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Retailers Gauge Tobacco Products, Promotions

Convenience retailers focused on the tobacco category can hear the latest news regarding taxes and regulation from the federal to local levels by joining a CSP-hosted webinar on Thursday, May 11.
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added May 9, 2017 20:12
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[UK, USA] As Washington cracks down on e-cigarettes, a new study is showing their health benefit

As the United States cracks down on rules governing e-cigarettes, a wide-ranging study in Britain has revealed how the technology is helping smokers to give up harmful tobacco. Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that produc
CNBC
added May 9, 2017 17:31
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NITZKIN: Trump's FDA nominee faces steep climb to reform tobacco regulation

FDA considers smoking to be a disease, not a behavior. We need effective FDA regulation of all tobacco-related products to protect consumers...we have a system designed to keep new products off the market and to prevent anyone from claiming reduced risk
The Hill
added May 9, 2017 16:03
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