Kevin McCarthy

California Public College & University Tobacco Ban Advances

A bill that would ban tobacco on public colleges and universities in California has passed the California Assembly. A.B. 1594 would make it illegal to…

Where Premium Cigars Stand in Congress (Update)

If you’re a cigar smoker you’ve probably heard requests for you to call members of Congress to tell them to exempt premium cigars from regulation…

Appropriations Bill Could Exempt Premium Cigars from FDA Regulation

With a deadline to pass an appropriations bill quickly approaching in the U.S. Congress, a new ray of hope to exempt premium cigars from Food…

Weekly News (Dec. 8, 2014)

Cigar News 7-20-4 Ships Factory 57 Castro’s Back Room Gets Final Quesada España Crowned Heads Expanding J.D. Howard Reserve Line Cubanacan Releases HR Habano Davidoff…

Rep. Boehner, McCarthy & Upton Ask FDA to Move Grandfather Date

Three of the most powerful members of the House of Representatives have requested the grandfather date used for the proposed regulations of tobacco products by…