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US lawmakers are working on a deal to raise tobacco age, repeal unpopular Obamacare tax as part of spending package

Jim R. Bounds | Bloomberg | Getty Images House Democrats are pushing to add several health-care provisions to a $ 1.4 trillion spending bill that must pass by Dec. 20 to avoid a government shutdown, according to congressional aides familiar with the legislation. U.S. lawmakers are in talks to raise the minimum tobacco age to… Read More »