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October 12, 2012

The Food and Drug Administration took the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act of 2009 one step closer to being considered by the Supreme Court earlier this week.

September 13, 2012

The National Retail Federation told a congressional panel Wednesday that the Departments of Health and Human Services, Labor and Treasury have used too much informal guidance and not enough formal rule-making in developing regulations to implement the new healthcare reform law, complicating retailers' and other employers' ability to plan for what will be required in 2014.

June 2, 2011

Legislation recently introduced in the Senate aims to address the issue of drug shortages.

January 7, 2011

Nearly 500 retailers in Mississippi had to submit to Food and Drug Administration inspections concerning alleged tobacco sales to minors, the FDA said Friday.

September 12, 2010

When President Barack Obama signed an emergency federal spending bill Aug. 13, it gave cash-strapped...

August 19, 2010

Enactment last week of a supplemental federal spending bill gave cash-strapped states a chance to...

August 12, 2010

In these times of trillion-dollar spending bills and massive deficits, $16 billion may not seem...

August 5, 2010

Once again, the Democratic Party and the Obama administration are taking point on a relief...

August 4, 2010

The Senate has passed a measure to extend the federal funding level for state Medicaid...

February 16, 2010

Representing the National Association of Chain Drug Stores, Kerr Drug chairman, president and CEO Tony...

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