General assignment reporter Education: Stanford University, BA in English
Hannah Knowles is a reporter on the General Assignment team. Before joining The Washington Post in June 2019 as an intern, she worked at CBS News, the Sacramento Bee and her hometown paper, the Mercury News.
The share of teens who said they vaped nicotine in the preceding 30 days more than doubled for each age group surveyed, preliminary data published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine shows.
Warnings about e-cigarettes have taken on new urgency in recent weeks as authorities scramble to understand a rash of mysterious vaping-linked illnesses that have put healthy people in the hospital with serious lung diseases.
The Committee’s letter to Chao cites media reports that the Secretary leveraged her position to help Foremost Group — a New York-based shipping company that carries goods between the U.S. and China and that is owned by her father and sisters — to gain “influence and status” with the Chinese government, which has given the firm millions in loans.