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Monthly Archives: June 2014

UPDATED with Roll Call link!~Vapers in these states, ACTION NEEDED ASAP! WV, CA, FL,WA, AR, MO, MN, AK, CT, HI, MA, NJ, MT, SD, MS, NH, IN, SC, TX, NE, WI | The Vaping Militia

4/14 US Senate/House Democrats who oppose e-cigs issue report “Gateway to Addiction” falsely accusing e-cig companies of target marketing to youth, falsely claim e-cigs are addicting children, and falsely claiming e-cigs are gateways to cigarette smoking.http://www.durbin.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/files/serve/?File_id=81d14ff7-f2f6-4856-af9d-c20c0b138f8fhttp://www.durbin.senate.gov/public/index.cfm/pressreleases?ID=06acef25-48b0-4d9a-857a-74f7b4fcd4d5http://blogs.rollcall.com/wgdb/e-cig-sales-ban-children-pushed-durbin-waxman/?dcz= via UPDATED with Roll Call link!!!! Vapers in these states, ACTION NEEDED ASAP! WV, […]

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SBA Ltr to FDA 06-11-2014

[excerpt]- Ltr to FDA regarding proposed Deeming Regs of personal vaping devices from the Small Business Administration, Advocacy is committed to helping the FDA comply with the RFA in the development of the proposed rule.  Therefore, Advocacy stands ready to assist the FDA in the completion of a Supplemental IRFA.  […]

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FDA’s new tobacco rules go far enough—for now | TheHill

Last month, the Food and Drug Administration FDA proposed a new rule to extend its jurisdiction to include a broader range of tobacco products: e-cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, nicotine gels, hookah tobacco, and dissolvable nicotine products.Many of the proposed regulations mirror those already in place regarding cigarettes, cigarette tobacco, roll-your-own […]

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Office of Advocacy – Regulatory Comment Letters – 6/11/14- Deeming Tobacco Products To Be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as Amended by the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act | SBA.gov

June 11, 2014 Letter to the FDA from the SBA on behalf of small businesses and the impact Deeming Regs would/could have [excerpt] Conclusion Advocacy is concerned that the FDA’s proposed rule and IRFA lack essential information needed to properly inform the agency’s decision making. Specifically, the IRFA does not […]

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A new study indicates that anti-smoker and anti-vaper activists are doing a good job unfortunately

[exerpt] A new study published in American Journal of Preventive found some worrying results about the perception of smokers about e-cigarettes and their relative risk compared to e-cigarettes. The investigators evaluated data from 3630 adults 50.5% women; 61.6% white, 13.7% Hispanic, 10% black, older than 18 years who participated in […]

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Taxing E-Cigarettes Seems Crazy

So now they want to tax e-cigarettes. Why? I like to think it’s because many people enjoy them. I know lots of folks who swear by them. Liberal elites can’t fathom people making their own choices about what to put in their bodies (conservatives have their own set of issues […]

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Protecting Public Health: FDA Regulation of Tobacco Products – American Legacy Foundation

Webcast June 11 NOON EST For this special Warner Series event, Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products, will speak one-on-one with Legacy President and CEO Robin Koval about the Center’s vision for the regulation of tobacco products to help reduce the death and disease toll caused […]

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Hon Lik, Inventor of the Electronic Cigarette, Claims Financial Rewards | E-Cigarette Reviews and Rankings

Hon Lik, Inventor of the Electronic Cigarette, Claims Financial Rewards | E-Cigarette Reviews and Rankings. Comment from my vape friend, Ray Yeats: Ray Yeates Saturday, June 7 at 3:33pm This is not a new article but relevant to our own beliefs. Hon Lik’s biggest fear right now is that governments […]

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