News bites: Drug companies paid big to sit down with FDA regulators

The Supreme Court is set to weigh a challenge to Federal Election Commission regulations capping the amount of money one can give to candidates and political parties every two years, according to RegWatch. 

U.S. Financial regulators are growing wary of Puerto Rico’s debt troubles, The Wall Street Journal reports.

The government shutdown has slowed the flow of rules from federal agencies to a trickle; the stoppage has drawn mixed reactions around Washington, according to RegWatch.

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