Secretary Price Statement on FDA’s Announcement of New Regulatory Plan to Address Tobacco and Nicotine

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Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. issued the following statement after the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) announcement of a comprehensive regulatory plan to address tobacco and nicotine use:

“FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb and his team have announced a common sense, balanced approach to tobacco and nicotine regulation. Protecting and improving public health, especially our children’s health, is a core mission of HHS. We commend Dr. Gottlieb today as he works to protect our nation's health."

Read more about FDA’s announcement here.