Gottlieb Becomes US FDA Commissioner With Immediate Issues Pending
Senate confirmation includes fewest supporting votes for any candidate ever as agency tackles budget, user fees and other issues.
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HELP Committee ranking member Patty Murray said because of Hahn's evasive responses to questions about curbing youth e-cigarette use during committee meeeting, she would oppose his confirmation. She also said she was not convinced Hahn would uphold FDA standards.
Bipartisan Senate confirmation vote comes despite concerns about Stephen Hahn's non-answers to e-cigarette regulation questions.