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After a rough 2016, the industry looks for stability and leadership in the new year By Erik J. Martin, CSP Correspondent The vaping industry has been on a regulatory roller-coaster ride for the past year. Tough new deadlines and marketing/testing requirements handed down by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration …

By Peter Roff | Contributing Editor for Opinion in U.S. News March 24, 2017, at 1:45 p.m. In 1990, Steven Turner joined the United States Army. He served for three years, became a Ranger, and then retired to go to college and get started on the rest of his life. …

By Joe Simonson God sent electronic-cigarette users a savior on November 8th: Donald Trump. Starting in 2010, the e-cig business began to take off, growing an average 114 percent annually for the next five years. Here in Manhattan, many bodegas transformed from small shops offering ten different kinds of Doritos …

Today, Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson officially asked incoming Health and Human Services Secretary Mark Price, to support rolling back the FDA’s overreach. This comes just days after California Congressman Duncan Hunter sent a similar letter. The EVCA has seen a tremendous amount of progress in educating these legislators on the …

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom Cole (OK-04), along with Congressman Sanford Bishop (GA-02) introduced legislation today to change the predicate date for vapor products and direct the FDA to establish product standards for vapor product batteries.   Vapor products offer a promising path for harm reduction for those seeking to quit …

Original story can be found here January 5, 2017 By Chris Rochester MacIver Institute Communications Director An entire industry faces extinction at the hands of impending FDA rules, putting the crushing burden of the regulatory state on full display. Upwards of 99 percent of businesses in the decade-old e-vapor industry …

Mark Block, once the infamous smoking man, who helped manage Republican Herman Cain’s bid for the presidency, is now helping to organize and lead the charge to save vaping. Block, a chain smoker, who has quit smoking  and taken up vaping, is quickly being billed by many in the industry as …

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by Raffi Williams Almost overnight, it seems as if more and more people are vaping. But soon, much like smoking cigarettes at bars, vaping could be a thing of the past. The Food and Drug Administration admits some smaller manufacturers could be put out of business because of an FDA …

Today, Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson and California Congressman Duncan Hunter made their intentions known to vice president elect Mike Pence in defending thousands of small businesses and millions of vapers.  The Senator and Congressman ask the incoming Trump administration to consider executive action in countering the FDA heinous and destructive …