WASHINGTON, DC - April 02: House Energy Chairman John D. Dingell, D-Mich., and ranking member Joe L. Barton, R-Texas, during the committee markup of tobacco legislation. Dingell has persuaded two key interest groups to drop their opposition to legislation that would require the FDA to regulate tobacco, clearing the way for committee approval of the bill this week. The Energy and Commerce Committee, will begin considering the measure (HR 1108) Wednesday. But significant opposition to the bill...
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