House bill aims for less e-cigarette regulation
Health / National

House bill aims for less e-cigarette regulation

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are pushing to ease proposed government regulations for companies that sell e-cigarettes and other new tobacco products, a move that Democrats charge could lead to unsafe products on the market. A spending bill approved by a House subcommittee Thursday would prevent the Food and Drug Administration from requiring pre-market reviews … Continue reading

Report: Higher deficits, more uninsured if health law tossed
Health / Politics

Report: Higher deficits, more uninsured if health law tossed

WASHINGTON (AP) — Repealing President Barack Obama’s signature health care law would modestly increase the budget deficit, while the number of uninsured Americans would rise by more than 20 million, said a nonpartisan government study released Friday. The report from the Congressional Budget Office comes ahead of a highly anticipated Supreme Court ruling that could … Continue reading