Public/Global Health

Public/Global Health

House Dems: Delay of e-cigarette regulation hurts kids

Electronic cigarette companies are taking advantage of the Obama administration’s delays in regulating their products to market to children, a group of House Democrats is warning.

The three lawmakers are accusing e-cigarette companies of taking advantage of a “loophole” in current regulations that allows them to escape the type of oversight given to the rest of the tobacco industry.