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All Posts by Alexandra Hamilton

California Poised to Adopt First Statewide Plastic Bag Ban

Sep 17, 2014 Analysis

Recently passed bill awaits signing in the face of environmentalist cheers and industry fears.

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Will a Proposed E-Cigarette Rule Adequately Protect Youth?

Aug 6, 2014 Analysis

The FDA recently proposed a rule on e-cigarettes, but critics claim key protections are still needed.

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A Libertarian Bias in the D.C. Circuit’s Administrative Law

Jul 30, 2014 Analysis

Scholars say the Supreme Court should rebuke the lower court’s ideologically influenced decisions.

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European Court’s Transparency Ruling May Impact Trade Talks With U.S.

Jul 17, 2014 News

Increased public access to EU documents could present challenges for key negotiations with U.S.

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Mixed Response to FDA’s Planned Makeover of Nutrition Labels

Jul 10, 2014 News

Proposed updates to label draw praise from public health groups, concern from food industry.

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Supreme Court Decision Strikes Compromise in Greenhouse Gas Case

Jun 25, 2014 News

EPA’s authority to regulate greenhouse gas emissions is left largely intact, but agency faces rebuke.

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EPA’s Climate Change Proposal May Alter Prospects for a Global Climate Deal

Jun 17, 2014 News

Recently proposed carbon curbing plan in U.S. sparks varied reactions abroad.

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Federal Agency Recommends Improvements in Government Transparency

Jun 12, 2014 Analysis

Latest ACUS recommendations seek to promote a more open and efficient government.

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