Ed Driscoll

All For Philip Morris

Jacob Sullum writes:

“The days of Congress doing the bidding of the tobacco industry are over,” Rep. Henry Waxman, D-Calif., recently declared. “This long overdue legislation would give FDA broad powers to regulate tobacco products and protect Philip Morris.”

Actually, Waxman said “protect public health,” but I’ve taken the liberty of decoding the phrase for you.

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