A new government study of e-cigarettes provides new ammunition for lawmakers looking to impose tighter regulations on the smoke-free product.
Sen. Barbara Boxer
Worried that e-cigarettes are taking the same marketing path as conventional cigarettes, a group of Democratic senators introduced legislation today that would prohibit the marketing of them to children and teens.
If the Senate clears his nomination for the Federal Trade Commission, Joshua Wright will sit out the agency's investigation into Google.
Senate Dems threatened to pass a resolution of disapproval over the Federal Communications Commission’s media ownership rules, currently under circulation at the agency. The threat came from Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.) during today's Senate Commerce renomination hearing of commissioner Mignon Clyburn.