WASHINGTON, DC - April 02: Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., D-N.J., and Rep. Edolphus Towns, D-N.Y., during the House Energy markup of tobacco legislation. House Energy Chairman John D. Dingell, D-Mich., 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...
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