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Florida’s Senators, GOP House Members Urge FDA to Crack Down on Chemical Abortions

Last week, Republican members of the Florida delegation on Capitol Hill joined U.S. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., and more than 100 GOP colleagues from the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives to send...
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Vern Buchanan Wants to End FDA Requirement to Test Drugs on Animals

Buchanan introduced the bill this month and highlighted it on Thursday, insisting it will “streamline drug development and spur innovation without resorting to inhumane and counterproductive experiments on dogs, primates and other animals.”
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Debbie Wasserman Schultz Leads More than 40 Members of Congress in Urging FDA To...

The FDA has permitted many of these flavored products – which have proven to be highly addictive and attractive to children – to remain on the market pending FDA review. In the letter, the lawmakers specifically call on FDA to remove from the market all flavored e-cigarettes that are currently under FDA review, to deny applications for any flavored e-cigarettes and other flavored tobacco products, and to deny issuing a marketing order for any e-cigarette that poses an increased risk of youth initiation or addiction.
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Gus Bilirakis Champions Bill to Have FDA Speed Up FDA Accelerating Approval of Therapies...

Last week, Bilirakis brought out the “Speeding Therapy Access Today (STAT) Act” with U.S. Rep. G. K. Butterfield, D-NC, as a co-sponsor.
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Marco Rubio Backs Jeanne Shaheen’s Proposal to Reduce Prescription Drug Prices

The bill “would tackle exorbitant prescription costs by increasing competition for generic drugs through better oversight of the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) citizen petition process.”
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Rick Scott Wants FDA to Provide Information on Reports of Toxins in Baby Food

In his letter, Scott stressed that exposure to these toxins threatens the neurological development of infants and that products approved by the FDA must be safe for consumption.
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Robin Mather: Authorities Fear COVID-19 is Making Opioid Abuse Worse

The pandemic’s stress and isolation have increased drug use and increasing the chances of an overdose with no one present to render first aid or call for help.

Ashley Moody Joins State AGs in Asking FDA About Recent Steps to Fight Opioids

The bipartisan coalition of attorneys general sought a progress report regarding recent steps taken by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to combat the opioid crisis, given the new authorities Congress granted the agency in 2018.
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Ron Desantis Calls for Patience on COVID Vaccines

Gov. Ron DeSantis is trying to ramp up vaccine distribution but warned it will be a while before vaccines are available to the public at large.

John K. Lawlor: A Primer on COVID-19 Vaccine Injuries

Vaccines are usually very slow to go to market. There are many good reasons for this, foremost among them the safety of the people who are being asked to be the vaccine’s early adopters. This is where we find ourselves today with the COVID-19 vaccine, as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has just issued the first Emergency Use Authorization to allow a vaccine to be immediately distributed to prevent COVID-19.
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Marco Rubio, Rick Scott Vote to Approve the NDAA

The U.S. House passed the NDAA on Tuesday on a 335-78 vote, more than the two-thirds majority to override a veto.

Ashley Moody Warns Floridians About COVID-19 Vaccine Scams

With coronavirus vaccines potentially nearing approval by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and consumers anxious to achieve immunity, scammers may exploit the situation to rip-off Floridians.
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