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Hey FDA want to help Ebola (and other) patients? Listen to Ron Paul!

Reason.com editor Nick Gillespie has an article at the The Daily Beast speculating that public focus on Ebola may increase support for the “right to try” movement. This movement supports passage of laws allowing patients with terminal diseases to use “drugs, devices, and treatments” that have not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration. […]


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Seven Cheeses banned in the USA

No, that is not a misprint… the website CheeseRank has a slide show featuring seven cheeses that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has banned in the USA. Campaign for Liberty members will not be surprised that most of the cheeses were banned because they are made with raw milk. Every one of the banned […]


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Sunscreen on my shoulder is not the FDA’s business

On Monday, Congress passed the Sunscreen Innovation Act (HR 4250). This act is designed to reduce the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s backlog of applications for approval of new sunscreen ingredients. The bill requires the FDA to make a final decision on the existing sunscreen applications within 8 months, and imposes an 11 month deadline […]


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We’re from the government and we’re here to screw up your health care

Obamacare is not the only way the Congress authorizes federal bureaucrats to drive up the cost of health care. Congress also passes feel good laws authorizing the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to impose regulations on doctors. For example, the FDA issued a new “guidance” in response to a new law giving the agency new […]


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Ron Paul Classic: Just say NO to FDA regulation of tobacco

James Bovard, writing the in the USA Today, examines¬† how the Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s proposed new tobacco regulations will impact cigars. The new rules require “pre-market approval” of new cigar products–meaning a cigar manufacture will have to go through the FDA’s costly and time consuming drug approval process for before putting their products […]


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