Guest Opinion: Congress Must Act Soon To Save Vaping Industry
Guest opinion: Congress must act soon to save vaping industry
When the Food and Drug Administration declared that vapor products (electronic cigarettes) were tobacco products on Aug. 8, they set in motion a two-year march towards the prohibition on the sale and availability of the products in the United States. As someone who successfully quit using traditional tobacco products in July 2013 and as the owner of a vape shop in Billings, I am asking Congress to intervene when they return to Washington after November’s elections.
Sens. Jon Tester, Steve Daines, and Rep. Ryan Zinke have already demonstrated a helpful understanding of this government overreach, as co-sponsors of legislation that would …