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Moonshine Vaping Coming Soon to Your Neighborhood

The FDA and Congress are moving fast to ban all flavors used in vaping devices.

Elizabeth Wright February 7, 2020
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FDA Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee Weighs in on IQOS

On January 24 and 25, 2018, the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) nine-member Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee (TPSAC) reviewed the Modified Ri

Elizabeth Wright January 31, 2018
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FDA Advisory Committee to Discuss New Tobacco Harm Reduction Product

The Family Smoking and Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (TCA) became law in June 2009 and gave the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate the manufacture, distribution, and

Elizabeth Wright January 21, 2018
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Up In Smoke: What Happened to the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement Money?

In November 1998, forty-six US states, along with the District of Columbia and five US territories, and the major tobacco companies entered into a contract of an extraordinary nature.  (The other four states, Florida, Minnesota, Mississippi, and...

Spencer Chretien December 12, 2017
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The Clock is Delayed but Still Ticking for E-Cigarettes

The Family Smoking and Prevention Tobacco Control Act Tobacco became law in June 2009 and gave the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority to regulate the manufacture, distribution, and marketing of all tobacco products.  On

Elizabeth Wright December 4, 2017
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Connecticut and Pennsylvania Pass Budgets

As we finish our Halloween candy and start preparing for Thanksgiving, each of the fifty states has now passed its required budget.  As forty-nine of the fifty states require a balanced budget, which means the politicians can’t always resort to...

Spencer Chretien November 6, 2017
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Second Hand Smoke

The California Assembly proposed Senate Bill 1400, introduced by Sen.

Andrew Nehring July 6, 2016

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