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The bill, which Schumer is co-sponsoring, is focused on what he said were questionable marketing tactics clearly aimed at youngsters by offering bubble gum- and cotton candy-flavored versions of the nicotine-laced devices, commonly called e-cigarettes.
Mar 10, 2014 (Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Mar 9, 2014 22:56
Worried that tobacco companies are marketing to children with flavored e-cigarettes, Sen. Chuck Schumer vowed to push legislation that would close loopholes in advertising laws.
Mar 9, 2014 New York Daily News
added Mar 9, 2014 22:54
E-cigarettes usage among middle- and high school-children has doubled from 2011-2012 and Senator Chuck Schumer is proposing legislation to prevent companies from marketing these products to children. The numbers come from the Center for Disease Control.
Mar 9, 2014 The Epoch Times English Version
added Mar 9, 2014 21:14
In Pennsylvania Common Court on Friday, lawyers for the state of Pennsylvania argued the arbitration ruling should be thrown out, claiming the state did a proper job of enforcing the law. The Pennsylvania case could have national ramifications because t
Mar 7, 2014 Reuters
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* People on Medicaid are 68 percent more likely to smoke than the general population. * Medicaid recipients who lived in states with more comprehensive coverage for tobacco cessation were more likely to quit than those who lived in states with less comp
Mar 6, 2014 Health Behavior News Service
added Mar 6, 2014 18:23
With federal officials eying regulations for electronic cigarettes, a major trade group for the e-cigarette industry has registered its first lobbyists in Washington, D.C.
Mar 6, 2014 National Law Journal
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Former U.S. Secretaries of Health, Surgeons General, Directors of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Urge Lorillard, R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris to Stop Marketing and Selling Menthol Cigarettes
Calls on the Obama Administration to Let the FDA Act and Ban Menthol Flavoring in Cigarettes ... Citizens' Commission to Protect the Truth, a group of all living former U.S. Secretaries of Health, Education, and Welfare; U.S. Secretaries of Health and Hum
Mar 5, 2014 PR Newswire
added Mar 6, 2014 17:45
Tax systems should be neutral. They should try to influence human behaviour as little as possible. When government tries to influence behaviour through tax changes, it is obscuring real-world incentives toward efficient market behaviour, as well as imposi
Feb 12, 2014 Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Mar 6, 2014 16:29
[UK] Smoking: 4 Mar 2014: Hansard Written Answers: To ask the Secretary of State for Health what recent steps he has taken to publicise the effects of smoking on health.
Jane Ellison (The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Health; Battersea, Conservative) Government has run a number of campaigns in recent years to publicise the effects of smoking on health and encourage people to quit smoking, through the Depar
Mar 4, 2014 TheyWorkForYou.com (uk)
added Mar 6, 2014 16:14
You are commenting on: The Department of Transportation (DOT) Proposed Rule: Smoking of Electronic Cigarettes on Aircraft
Mar 6, 2014 Regulations.gov
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