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Congress passes short-term spending bill, averting shutdown for now

A Democratic Senate aide said that there are still "poison pill riders" involved in the larger negotiation concerning environmental regulations, e-cigarettes and financial services consumer protections.
added Apr 29, 2017 03:00

E-cigarette industry gains allies in regulation fight

the measure would be the latest sign of the $4.4 billion vaping industry’s growing clout in Washington. The provision favored by the industry was introduced by Reps. Tom Cole, R-Okla., and Sanford Bishop, D-Ga., and would exempt thousands of vaping produ
USA Today
added Apr 27, 2017 14:58

Grover Norquist: Trump keeping promise to 'drain the swamp' by dismissing anti-vaping surgeon general

Norquist told the Washington Examiner on Saturday. "On that, he was derelict in his duty, using his position as a platform to demonize vapor products and the millions of adults who use them." Murthy was replaced by Rear Adm. Sylvia Trent-Adams, who was d
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Apr 27, 2017 14:52

Will House Bill Save Vaping?

The bill adds momentum to a series of legal and legislative efforts to derail or at least soften the effects of the FDA rule, according to Reuters, although it is unclear how much support Hunter’s bill will garner. President Donald Trump’s nominee to he
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Apr 27, 2017 13:43

Brown: Gottlieb Not Fit to Head FDA

Brown also expressed concern over Gottlieb’s ability to stand up to big tobacco, particularly when it comes to newer products, like e-cigarettes, which are particularly appealing to kids.
US Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH)
added Apr 26, 2017 17:06

FDA Funded Study Confirms Children Do Not Smoke Premium Cigars

The study analyzed the tobacco use of 13,651 children, ranging in age from 12 to 17 years, and the data shows that only 2.3 percent had ever smoked a traditional cigar, and less than 1 percent (0.7 percent) had tried one within the past 30 days of being
Cigar Aficionado
added Apr 26, 2017 16:40

FDA nominee says agency must strike right balance between risk, regulation

There is a split in the public health community between those who view e-cigarettes as a good way to reduce smoking, and those who are more concerned that teenagers who use flavored e-cigarettes will later graduate to cigarettes. Gottlieb said he was com
added Apr 26, 2017 16:07

Tobacco: When Trends Collide

The tobacco category’s unpredictability has escalated in 2017, with the new Trump administration and questions about the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) “deeming” regulations. Here are three burning trends facing the category.
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Apr 26, 2017 12:47


two new companies had made the list, the first premium cigars to do so: Altadis U.S.A. and Ortega Premium Cigars, Inc. There are 105 approved cigars, but most of the initial approvals are of smaller, flavored cigars. Grandfathered products are those tha
added Apr 26, 2017 12:46

Poll Questions and Responses (PDF)

Now I'm going to read a list of ways in which the Food and Drug Administration could regulate tobacco products. After each one, please tell me if you favor or oppose the FDA implementing that particular proposal or policy. If you aren't sure, please say
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 26, 2017 12:46
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