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Sep 23, 2016 In The News

Mitragynine and 7-hydroxymitragynine, two substances made naturally by kratom, a widely used medicinal plant, will be placed on Schedule I of the U.S. Controlled Substances Act, effective September 30, 2016.

Sep 22, 2016 Remark

Chairman Salmon’s Opening Statement
As Prepared for Delivery

Committee on Foreign Affairs - Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific
“Diplomacy and Security in the South China Sea: After the Tribunal”
Thursday, September 22, 2016 | 2:00 pm

Sep 20, 2016 In The News

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s much-maligned consumer complaint database is about to reach 1 million total complaints, CFPB Director Richard Cordray said Tuesday.