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Senate nears passage of bill allowing FDA's tobacco rules

In statement, Kennedy lends his support

Associated Press and Globe Staff / June 11, 2009

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WASHINGTON - Senator Edward M. Kennedy wasn't there in person, but he still had his say as the Senate reached the cusp yesterday of passing a bill that would give the Food and Drug Administration authority to regulate the production, sale, and marketing of tobacco products to protect public health. (Full article: 787 words)

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