Not Good: Biden Moves To Ban Another Popular Item Among Americans

By Daniel Walker | May 16, 2024

The FDA

The Biden administration is getting ready to officially implement new regulations against menthol cigarettes, despite facing strong opposition from various groups including small businesses, civil rights organizations, law enforcement, and free market advocates.

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The FDA has faced delays in finalizing this ban, missing several target dates, with the most recent one being earlier this week.

Regulations

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These regulations, initially suggested by the Food and Drug Administration two years ago, aim to ban menthol cigarettes and have caused a heated debate between those in favor of public health and those concerned about civil liberties and business interests.