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April 27, 2018
By Jeff Stier
On Tuesday, the Food and Drug Administration announced the initial results of its nationwide crackdown on retailers selling e-cigarette and vaping products to minors.
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Health Care
April 25, 2018
By Jeff Stier
Earth Day has changed a lot since its inception in 1970, and not for the better.
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Environment
Climate Change
March 17, 2018
By Jeff Stier
The FDA announced a plan mandating a reduction of nicotine levels in combustible cigarettes.
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Government & Politics
March 6, 2018
By Jeff Stier
When is a carcinogen not necessarily a carcinogen?
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Health Care
Government & Politics
February 17, 2018
By Jeff Stier
This may be the year when Congress finally cracks down on the corrupt World Health Organization. The last straw may be not what WHO did, but what it didn’t do.
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Health Care
January 25, 2018
By John Nothdurft, Jeff Stier, Gregory Conley
“Hopefully, the FDA will look at the evidence from around the world that shows that encouraging and allowing companies to honestly market their less harmful products is good for public health.” - John Nothdurft
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Health Care
January 3, 2018
By Jeff Stier
Questions have been swirling around why hedge-fund tycoon and Democrat mega-donor Tom Steyer didn’t disclose his role in a controversial campaign to get state and local governments to file climate change lawsuits against energy companies.
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Energy
Climate Change
Environment
June 30, 2017
By Jeff Stier
Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross called Amazon's recent $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods a "clever move" because it marries Amazon's marketing and distribution expertise with a "high-quality, niche retailer."
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Economy
June 25, 2017
By Jeff Stier
The Senate just failed to roll back an Obama-era regulation that will discourage energy production, cost millions of dollars and kill thousands of American jobs.
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Energy
June 22, 2017
By Matthew Glans, Jeff Stier, John Dale Dunn
"Treating e-cigarettes like cigarettes can’t possibly lower exposure to secondhand smoke, because there is no secondhand smoke from e-cigarettes." - Jeff Stier
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
Health Care
 

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