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CCAGW Urges House of Representatives to Oppose H.R. 8371

Title V of H.R. 8371 would slow deployments and improvements to the VA electronic health record management system. 

May 16, 2024 — Eric Maus 1715874157

FDA Has Once Again Delayed Its Menthol Ban

A federal flavor ban is clearly unpopular and would create black markets.

May 8, 2024 — Eric Maus 1715200474

Southern States Advance Harmful Tobacco Legislation

Pre-market application requirements for THR products injure public health and finances.

May 2, 2024 — Alec Mena 1714669957

Vermont Governor Takes the Right Approach to Tobacco Harm Reduction

Gov. Scott should be praised for his commonsense approach to legislating tobacco harm reduction products.

April 19, 2024 — Christina Smith 1713536593

Lives Hang in the Balance While the FDA Bureaucracy Churns

The government red tape contributing to the backlog of PMTAs has put consumers at risk with illicit products. 

April 12, 2024 — Christina Smith 1712950791

Medicare Advantage Should Not Be Disadvantaged

Taxpayers and beneficiaries should be concerned with the Biden administration’s proposed cuts to Medicare Advantage.

March 27, 2024 — Christina Smith 1711548583

Reflecting on Privacy Laws During Data Privacy Week

Data Privacy Week is an opportunity to review can be done to protect data and learn what privacy laws are being proposed.

January 25, 2024 — Deborah Collier 1706226113

FDA Hurts Patients By Authorizing Florida’s Drug Importation Program

On January 5, 2024, the U.S. FDA authorized Florida's drug importation program. 

January 12, 2024 — Christina Smith 1705081477

CCAGW Celebrates a Year of Victories

2023 saw Council for Citizens Against Government Waste secure another round of legislative wins in Congress and the states

December 12, 2023 — Alec Mena 1702408901