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Appropriations Bill Sees FDA Exemption Stripped in Proposal by Congress

There was hope that the cigar industry would receive a Hail Mary when earlier this year, the House Appropriations Committee ¬†approved a bill that provided an exemption for premium cigars from the over-reach of the FDA. However, in a bill proposal last night that will fund the U.S. Government until the spring of 2017 the language that would have provided safe passage for premium cigars was stripped from the bill. The bill will fund the […]

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