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Big tobacco in 2017: Full steam ahead

Unmentioned was the fact that Cole ended the 2016 cycle at No. 10 among the tobacco industry‘s top recipients of campaign contributions, having raked in more than $33,000. Bishop received about half that, $16,000. Big tobacco’s favorite candidate of 2016 (Center for Responsive Politics)
added May 5, 2017 04:22

how do adults view and use e-cigarettes?

new survey released today by Truth Initiative®, nearly half of current and recent former smokers age 21 and older have tried e-cigarettes...comes on the heels of the [FDA's] decision to delay enforcement of key parts of a rule finalized last year that wou
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 5, 2017 01:50

[California] Vaping-friendly legislation killed by Congress

Congress has killed the vaping industry’s big hope for curbing the FDA’s “deeming” regulations, which e-cigarette vendors consider onerous, the American Vaping Association said Monday. However, another lobbying group, the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids,
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added May 4, 2017 00:22

Vaping Dealt Blow as Budget Passes

another roadblock this past weekend with the scrapping of an amendment to the newly passed Congressional budget that would have sheltered most vaping products on the market today from a rigorous and costly FDA approval process. The Cole-Bishop Amendment
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added May 3, 2017 23:41

WADE: Lawmakers must recognize that e-cigarettes can help smokers quit

The Cole-Bishop bill would help to put a stop to the abstinence-only approach that federal lawmakers and regulators have taken for far too long with regard to smoking cessation.
The Hill
added May 3, 2017 23:03

[North Carolina] 22nd Century gets FDA authorization for low-nicotine cigarette clinical trial

The authorization represents the latest research step for 22nd Century, which is based in Clarence, N.Y. It opened a production facility in Mocksville in 2014 through acquiring the production equipment of defunct Renegade Tobacco Inc. It has 39 employees.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 3, 2017 22:51

FDA Extends Final Rule Compliance Deadlines By 90 Days

The cigar industry has been given a 90-day extension to comply with future FDA rulings. Yesterday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced that it is extending and deferring enforcement of all future compliance deadlines under its controversial F
Cigar Aficionado
added May 3, 2017 02:25

Congressional Budget Deal Protects Kids by Rejecting Tobacco Industry Giveaways

The agreement leaves out two provisions sought by tobacco companies that would weaken FDA oversight of e-cigarettes and cigars and help manufacturers target kids with candy-flavored products: One provision would limit FDA oversight of e-cigarettes and ci
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 1, 2017 22:21

Summary of FY2017 Omnibus Appropriations Act (PDF)

. The Omnibus does not include a House provision allowing thousands of unregulated tobacco products to escape full FDA review. The House provision would have exempted e-cigarettes, little cigars, cigarillos, hookah, cigars and other products from the T
Committee on Appropriations, Democrats
added May 1, 2017 17:42

WEGMANN: After extinguishing e-cigarettes with regulation, Democrats brag about keeping Big Tobacco the Marlboro Man in business

Lowey, D-N.Y., recently released a white paper trumpeting the fact that a coming spending bill "does not include a House provision allowing thousands of unregulated tobacco products to escape full FDA review." No doubt, Big Tobacco is breathing a bit eas
Washington (DC) Examiner
added May 1, 2017 17:29
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